Black & White | The Valley of Peace

Stadthaus Cottbus, Sat 12.12. | 10:30

Films in the programme:

The Valley of Peace

The Valley of Peace

Dolina miru

France Štiglic

Yugoslavia (Slovenia), 1956, 90 Min

Slovenia in World War II. In search of a peaceful retreat two children from what are, in fact, hostile camps and a US soldier meet. From now on they stand by one another. A moving anti-war film whose leading actor became the first African American actor to win the award for Best Actor in Cannes in 1957. Filmtalk: THE VALLEY OF PEACE | English Q&A | FFC 2020




Eluned Zoë Aiano, Anna Benner

Germany, Czech Republic, 2019, 19 Min

Decades after the end of the Second World War a chapter from the past causes an uproar in the tranquil spa town of Třeboň: is it true that a local Czech nurse, something of a “seductress”, instead of curing German soldiers was busy bringing their lives to an early end?

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