O slavnosti a hostech (1966)

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    O slavnosti a hostech (1966)
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    Director : Jan Nemec
    Cast : Ivan Vyskocil, Jan Klusák, Jiri Nemec, Pavel Bosek
    Genre : Drama
    O slavnosti a hostech (1966) - IMDb

    Distinguished by being \"banned forever\" in its native Czech Republic, Jan Nemec's \"A Report on the Party\" is a great film from the flowering of the Czech cinema in the 1960s. It is a political thriller that satirizes unquestionable conformity. A group of happy picnickers are accosted by a group of strangers led by a bullying sadist who has an unbreakable hold over his followers. After he interrogates one of them, a stranger then invites everyone to a nonsensical, but elegant and formal banquet outdoors. Nemec documents the process of self-deception and rationalization which lead to an acceptance of constrant; free will and freedom are seen as difficult to maintain and easily discarded. The affair is bizarre, and ends when one of the guests (played by film director Evald Schorm) chooses not to remain and escapes. His compatriots agree that he must be recaptured, and the group arms and hunts him down...



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