Ballad for a Bandit / Balada pro Banditu
The amphitheater of the open-air theatre is filled with young spectators, at the courtyard there prepare the actors, they lit up bonfire, sing a song about "the chap from Kolocava" and the story begins... Nikola (Miroslav Donutil) and Uhrin (Daniel Dite), deserters of war, make the promise to the old hag Morana (Blanka Rudova) that they will marry her daughters. Of reward Uhrin will get rich and Nikola will never be injured by a bullet. The men do not want to keep a promise and prefer killing the hag. In Kolocava Nikola is awaited by his beloved Erzika (Iva Bittova). But Erzika's father does not give her away in marriage to a poor man. Therefore Nikola becomes a highwayman.
Packaging Paper sleeve
Length 90 min.
Production Year 1979
Subtitles Czech, English
Format DVD (PAL)
Director Vladimir Sis
Cast Miroslav Donutil, Petr Malac, Iva Bittova, Blanka Rudova, Frantisek Derfler, Franta Kocourek, Bolek Polivka, Jiri Pecha, Pavel Zatloukal, Evelyna Steimarova, Pavel Novy, Gustav Opocensky
Also Known As:
World wide (English title) - Ballad for a Bandit
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