in Hell

in Hell

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It’s1947,atimeofsensuality,extravagance,humor,andendlessexpectation.IvanHeinz,agood-­‐lookingfopandwittyagitator,isjust19yearsold.Heleaveshometojoinagroupofbohemianfriendsonanunconventionaljourneyincelebrationoffreedomandartisticideals.Helivesaccordingtohispoeticimagination,hisrespectforthepresentmoment,andhisadmirationforsurrealismandbeautifulwomen.Lifeseemswonderfulwhencelebratedinsmoke-­‐filledroomssippinglightly-­‐intoxicatingliqueurswithalovely,fascinating,andworldlywomanatyourside.Whileputtingtogetherhisfirstcollectionofpoetry,IvanrushesheadlongintoadestructiveromancewiththeindependentandbisexualJana.Thecouplerelishaction-­‐packeddaysfullofinspiringeroticgames,quarrels,burstsoflaughter,perioddancemusic,andevendramaticpoliticalchanges.Thenew,communistregimebeginstoshowitsrepressiveface.ButIvanandJanaarelight-­‐footeddancersontherazor’sedge.Tomorrowisofnoconsequence.What’simportantisnowandhowmadlyyouloveme!Theyscoffatmandatoryworkregulations,contrivefantasticplansforthefuture,andsurvivebypettytheft.Andtheylaugh–whatwouldlifebewithoutfun,withoutendlessdreaming?Afterrunningawaytothecountry,theyplantheirescapetoParis.Buttheirclashwiththeauthoritiescomesswiftly,unexpectedly.YetIvanalwayshassomecrazyplanuphissleeve.…ThescreenplayforthisspiritedfilmwasinspiredbytheyouthfulmemoirsofEgonBondy(January20,1930-­‐April9,2007),oneofthemostimportantfiguresoftheCzechoslovakliterarysceneandlyricistforThePlasticPeopleoftheUniverse.
Starring Kryštof Hádek, Karolina Gruszka, Martin Huba
Director Tomás Masín