Film Festival

Shadow Country

MA15+ Drama

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Also showing at Newtown


Bohdan Sláma’s striking black and white epic Shadow Country is a unique account of life in the Czech-Austrian border village of Schwarzwald from the 1930s through WWII to the 1950s, a time which saw a small community of decent people sacrificed to political ideology. The Austrian and Czech villagers must choose their allegiances, some which will have dire consequences.

Czech/Slovak/German with English subtitles.

Running Time 2hr 15m
Rating MA15+ | Mature Audiences
Cast Magdaléna Borová, Cyril Drozda, Csongor Kassai
Director Bohdan Sláma

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