Closely Watched Trains
Rated 18 Accompaniment ~ Runs 92 minutes
Dir.: Jirí Menzel, 1966
Václav Neckár, Jitka Bendová, Josef Somr
In Czech with English subtitles
Part of The Charlottetown Film Society & L’Ipéen film series.
Free screening with donations at the door.
Tickets at the door, cash only, all seats $10, or visit here for advance tickets. For movies in the same week (in the special program by L'Ipéen & The Charlottetown Film Society), keep your ticket from the first show you see for a $5 discount on the others.
Closely Watched Trains tells the story of the German occupation in Czechoslovakia during WWII from a satirical angle. This is History with a big "H" seen through the eyes of a railroad worker who is looking for his first love-making experience. It won the Best Foreign Language Oscar. Part of our "discovery" series. Free Screening with donations at the door.