Directors' Showcase / UK premiere

Beauty in Trouble

  • Jan Hrebejk /
  • Czech Republic /
  • 2006 /
  • 110 mins

Aña Geislerová, Jana Brejchová, Emília Vásáryová, Josef Abrhám, Roman Luknár / Fiction / Czech

Beauty in trouble flees to the good angel/On whom she can rely/To pay her cab-fare, run a steaming bath/Poultice her bruised eye...

Jan Hrebejk

Jan Hrebejk studied at the Prague Film and Television Academy of Musical Arts. His professional directorial debut was a short film for Czech Television. Hrebejk’s feature film Divided We Fall received an Oscar® nomination for Best Foreign Language Film and was shown in theatres worldwide. In 1997, Hrebejk made his theatre directorial debut with Christopher Hampton’s Dangerous Liaisons.

2007 Archive

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