WINDOW TO EUROPE FILM SERIES – Slovakia. Window to Europe presents one extraordinary European film each month, exploring the complexity and diversity of cinematic voices from across the continent.
February 12, 2019, 7PMCCNY Cinema
Director: Tereza Nvotová, 2017, 87 min, Slovakia / Czech Republic.
In Slovak with English subtitles.
Filthy is a story of seventeen-year-old Lena. In love for the first time, Lena longs for freedom and adventure. Her magic world is shattered when her teacher, rapes her in her own home. It sets her on a journey through which she struggles not only with misunderstanding society, but also with herself. It is Lena who must grow up and realize that she is not the one who deserves punishment.
Tereza Nvotová, the director of the movie, was born and grew up in Bratislava and currently lives in Prague.
Please arrive at least ten minutes prior to showtime. Empty seats will be released to standby patrons after that time.
February 12 @ 7pm
where:Czech Center New York, 321 East 73rd Street, New York, NY, 10021 (map)