A black comedy about two forty-something friends returning to their hometown from which they “escaped” but where their past still lives. They decide to deal with the death of one of their mothers and set in motion a wheel of unstoppable catastrophes. Krásno is based on real-life events, director and actor Ondřej Sokol made them into a more or less fictitious story. A visually interesting film shot with a feeling for harmonic image by cinematographer Tomáš Sysel.
- Czech Republic
- 2014, 119MIN, Fiction
- DIRECTOR: Ondřej Sokol
- CAMERA: Tomáš Sysel
- EDITOR: Šimon Hájek
- SCRIPT: Ondřej Sokol, Martin Finger, Petr Vydra
- SOUND: Tomáš Bělohradský
- ACTORS: Martin Finger, Ondřej Sokol, Jana Krausová, Zuzana Stavná, Ondřej Malý, Michal Pavlata, David Matásek, Karel Roden
Ondřej Sokol, director, screenwriter and actor, has apart from acting and directing at the Theatre Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague studied also documentary film at the Film and TV School of the same Academy. His theatre plays have won a number of Alfréd Radok Awards, Thalia Awards and Theatre News Awards. He introduced Martin McDonagh (The Lonesome West, Carnage) to the Czech audiences. He plays in TV series and films and is a member of the comedy group Partička.