The Structure of Crystal

Famous Firsts V4 Film Series

November 28, 2017 , 7:00 PM

[1st Floor]

Two meteorologists argue about the meaning of life and whether more time should be focused on joy or work. Physicist John worked as a meteorologist. He lives in a small village with his wife, a teacher. Meanwhile, his friend from university, Mark, is doing a research career. Trying to get John to return to academic work in the capital. Mark is not convinced by the arguments of John. Clash of two attitudes, characters, ideas about the meaning of life.

The Structure of Crystal (1969), director Krzysztof Zanussi, run time: 74 min, origin: Poland.

Famous Firsts V4 Film Series presents debut feature films of legendary directors from the four Visegrad countries (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary). Experience the passionate radical beginnings of four important cinematic voices.

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Organized by: Czech Center NY