The Best of Czechoslovak Cinema: Otesánek

Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 6:30 pm
Photo of creature being spoonfed
When a couple learns that they cannot have children, the man finds a root and carves it into the shape of a child. His wife treats it as a real baby. Directed by Jan Svankmajer. 2000. Free.
Location: 
Fine Arts Building, Coppola Theatre
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Sponsor: 
School of Cinema
Contact: 
School of Cinema
Phone: 
415-338-1629
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The School of Cinema opens its The Best of Czechoslovak Cinema course to the public on Wednesday evenings this fall. The screenings showcase the most memorable works of some of the most significant directors from the 1950s to the present. All films shown with English subtitles. Featured as Cinema 307, the course is taught by Professor Steven Kovacs.