(Ivan Passer, 1965). Ivan Passer made but one feature in his native Czechoslovakia, but it was a small masterpiece—a rueful, droll, casually heartbreaking study of two old friends, both provincial musicians, who briefly reconnect. Less interested in narrative than a state of being, the movie is as subtle in its emotional effects as its title would suggest.
Fri., March 6, 6 p.m.; Sat., March 7, 2 p.m.; Sun., March 8, 4 p.m.; Mon., March 9, 5 p.m., 2009
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