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Closely Watched Trains (Criterion Collection) DVD
Closely Watched Trains (Criterion Collection)

Closely Watched Trains (Criterion Collection)

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The Academy Award Winner for Best Foreign Film "Closely Watched Trains" (1966) is a light look at the life of an unambitious train conductor during the German occupation of Czechoslovakia. Through a series of unexpected events while trying to liberate himself from his virginity, he is eventually led to volunteer as a martyr for the Czech underground. The frequently light and often mocking tone balances the dark exploration of political themes. This product of the Czech New Wave also marked the end of an era, as the oppressive communist reform took over the country and limited artistic freedom.
Title: Closely Watched Trains (Criterion Collection)
Genre: War-World War II, Foreign
Starring: Libuse Havelkova, Jitka Bendova, Václav Neckár, Jitka Bendová, Karel Hovorka, Vladimír Valenta, Libu¿e Havelková, Frantisek Husak, Josef Somr, Jiri Kodet
Directors: Jirí Menzel, Jir Menzel
Studio: Criterion
Attributes: Subtitled
Release Date: 9/18/2001
Original Year: 1967
Product Type: DVD
Rated: UNR
UPC: 037429161524
Item #: HVD000197

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