Let There Be Light

Marko Skop, Slowakije, Tsjechische Republiek, 93 min, Eastern Neighbours Filmfestival

Onderdeel van: Eastern Neighbours Film Festival 6 - 10 november 2019 English Specials

A deeply moving, award-winning drama of a Slovak father who discovers that his son joined neo-Nazigroup.

Milan (40) has three children and does construction work in Germany in order to provide for his family in Slovakia. While visiting home over Christmas, he realises that his eldest son Adam is a
member of a paramilitary youth group. When the boy is involved in bullying and the death of a classmate, his father has to decide what to do. In this process, along with his wife, he discovers the real truth about their son, their family, themselves and the community around them. A multi-layered drama which deals with religious hypocrisy and rise of right extremism in Eastern Europe. The film had its world premiere at Karlovy Vary IFF where it won the Best Actor Award and Special Jury Mention.

The screening will be followed by an Q&A with the director Marko Skop.

Regisseur
Marko Skop
Land
Slowakije, Tsjechische Republiek
Jaar
2019
Duur
93
Taal
Divers
Ondertiteling
Engels

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