Desire / Touha DVD
It's springtime, and little Joska, along with his friends, embarks on a quest to find the end of the world. With curiosity, he observes the wonders of nature and eagerly awaits his father to bring his mother and their freshly born baby sister. Even though Joska had imagined his sister differently in his dreams, he welcomes his mother with a bouquet of primroses.
People on Earth and Stars in the Sky
In the heat of summer, young Lenka crosses paths with thirty-year-old Jan. Jan has experienced disappointment before, but Lenka believes that life will grant her every wish.
Aging Anděla works on her farm by herself. Only during the harvest does Michal help her every year; he loves her and wants to marry her. Anděla persistently refuses him. After the harvest, a sick Anděla has to go to the hospital. In the autumn, weakened, she returns home, but her attitude towards Michal and the agricultural cooperative remains unchanged. She continues to toil alone.
Sixty-year-old teacher Hynková lives alone in the family villa. Her adult sons have their own lives and only visit their mother occasionally. Maminka falls ill and passes away. After the funeral, her sons walk through the winter garden and reminisce about their youth.
Product Details DVD
Length 90 min.
Production Year 1958
Subtitles Czech, English
Format DVD (PAL)
Director Vojtech Jasny
Cast Jan Jakes, Vaclav Babka, Vera Bublikova, Vlastimil Brodsky, Jana Brejchova, Jiri Vala, Frantisek Vnoucek, Otto Simanek, Vera Tichankova, Vaclav Lohnisky, Zdenek Kutil, Zdenek Rehor, Frantisek Musalek, Vladimir Brabec, Vladimir Mensik, Vaclav Polacek, Anna Meliskova, Jiri Pick, Ilja Racek, Blazena Holisova
Also Known As:
English - Desire
France - Le désir
Hungary - Vágyak szárnyán
Poland - Tesknota
West Germany (segment title) - Das Osterei
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