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The High Wall (1964)

Vysoká zed (original title)
After school, thirteen-year old Jitka likes to wander alone through Prague. The brisk girl also likes to sneak around the backyards surrounding the block of flats where she lives. One day, ... See full summary »

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Karel Kachyna
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Cast

Cast overview:
Radka Dulíková ... Jitka
Vít Olmer ... Nemocný mladík (young man)
Helena Kruzíková ... Matka
Václav Lohniský ... Domovník
Ivana Bilková Ivana Bilková ... Osetrovatelka
Marian Jirasko Marian Jirasko ... Láda
Josef Koza Josef Koza ... Zrizenec
Andrea Cunderlíková ... Sívka
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After school, thirteen-year old Jitka likes to wander alone through Prague. The brisk girl also likes to sneak around the backyards surrounding the block of flats where she lives. One day, she discovers a high wall and a hospital garden behind it. It is summer and every afternoon, the nurses bring a young man bound to a wheelchair after an injury to the garden. Jitka begins to encourage the young man in his attempts to walk. The incongruous couple begins to have a friendly talk every day. Written by NFA

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

19 June 1964 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

A magas fal See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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