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The Devil Never Sleeps

Čert nespí (Czechoslovakia)

Directed by:
Peter Solan
Cast:
Bohuš Králik, Jozef Kroner, Jozef Sodoma, Branislav Koreň
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Category:
Synopsis:

Composed of three separate satirical stories the film reveals the shortcomings of contemporary society. The three parts are connected by the motive of an approval committee that watches the film in order to approve or ban its distribution in cinemas. The committee members recognize themselves in the characters on the screen and voice their opionions during the intermissions between the screenings.

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