Capricious Summer

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Capricious Summer
Capricious Summer.jpg
DVD cover
Directed byJiří Menzel
Produced byZdeněk Oves
Written byVladimír Kalina
Jan Libora
Jiří Menzel
Václav Nývlt
StarringRudolf Hrušínský
CinematographyJaromír Sofr
Edited byJiřina Lukešová
Release date
  • 24 May 1968 (1968-05-24)
Running time
74 minutes
CountryCzechoslovakia
LanguageCzech

Capricious Summer (Czech: Rozmarné léto) is a 1968 Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Jiří Menzel. It is based on the novel Rozmarné léto (Summer of Caprice) by the Czech writer Vladislav Vančura, it was listed to compete at the 1968 Cannes Film Festival,[1] but the festival was cancelled due to the events of May 1968 in France.

The film depicts a humorous story of three men, a colonel, a priest and a bath-keeper, during rainy summer days.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Capricious Summer". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 5 April 2009.

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