Closely Watched Trains = Ostre sledované vlaky

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Barcode: 58947156 Call Number: V-CZE 011 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 93 min. Date: c1966 System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Czech Creator: Directed by Jiri Menzel Description: At a village railway station in occupied Czechoslovakia, a bumbling dispatcher's apprentice longs to liberate himself from his virginity. Oblivious to the war and the resistance that surrounds him, this young man embarks on a journey of sexual awakening and self-discovery, encountering a universe of frustration, eroticism, and adventure within his sleepy backwater depot. Wry and tender, Academy Award®-winning Closely Watched Trains is a masterpiece of human observation and one of the best-loved films of the Czech New Wave. Collection: Language Resource Center