Pictures From The Old World / Obrazy starého sveta

Obrazy starého sveta

Documentary, Slovakia, 1972, 74 mn, b/w, O/FS)

by Dušan Hanák

Encounters with an older generation of rural Slovakians who respond to the question: what gives meaning to your life? Simple and profound truths from people who have kept a sense of what is essential in the face of physical hardship and solitude.