Cleveland Cultural Gardens Film Fest
Czech Republic, France, United Kingdom | 1996 | Jan Svĕrák
Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, this funny, charming, and touching drama is set in 1980s Soviet bloc Czechoslovakia, where a blacklisted, middle-aged cellist who has lost his philharmonic gig decides to earn some money by marrying a Russian woman seeking Czechoslovak citizenship. But she comes with a five-year-old child who causes considerable complications.
105 min. 35mm. Subtitles.
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General Admission: $9
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Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)
*Additional film on the same day: $7