Ice Mother

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2017

Isitpossible to breakoutofone’sroutine and headinto a newdirectionlate in life? Sixty-year-old Hana isunexpectedlygiventhe impulse to do just thatwhenshemeetsher contemporary Broňa. He encourages her to take up physicalconditioning, especiallyswimming.Hana’sgrown-up sonshavebeenbrazenlyabusing her generosityforyears. Theyfeelthattheirmother’s new friend could jeopardize their power position. Theprospectof a new romance with a hardynonconformist, whoarrivesat a family lunch with a hen friendcalled Adele, finallygoads Hana intochangingtheestablishedorder. In his newtragicomedy,director Bohdan Sláma continues to examinefamiliarthemes – brokenfamilyrelationships, thequestfor love and happiness, and thecharacters’ ability to transformtheirlives. IceMotherreceived a bestscreenplayawardattheTribeca Film Festival in New York. Zdroj: Kviff.com

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Director: Bohdan Sláma

Cast: Zuzana Krónerová, Pavel Nový, Daniel Vízek, Václav Neužil ml., Tatiana Vilhelmová, Petra Špalková

Director of photography: Diviš Marek

Screenplay: Bohdan Sláma

Length: 106 minutes