Cinema Chicago Logo

2012 — 48th Chicago Film Festival

Overview Movies A-Z Directors A-Z Countries A-Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Jirasky, Zdenek

Flowerbuds Flowerbuds

Garnering four top Czech Lions (the Czech Oscars®) Flowerbuds presents an incisive snapshot of family life in a small Czech town. Jarda works as a train signal operator but also nurses a petty gambling addiction. His wife, Kamila dreams of her lost youth while their teenage children are without work, money or illusions about life. Over the course of a long winter, a series of small tragedies unfold and collide, bringing the family to the brink.

Czech with subtitles, 91 min

Jonuzi, Fijona

Astrid Astrid

Feisty 11 year old Astrid rebels against her mother and spends the afternoon in town with her friends. But when evening comes she has a little problem she needs to deal with.

Part of: Shorts 7: Chaos Theory

Swedish with subtitles, 15 min

Jušić, Hana

Chill Chill

A girl visits her ex-boyfriend in search of their lost intimacy in this candid exploration of the ways in which sex can both bring us closer together and drive us further apart.

Part of: Shorts 4: Not OK, Cupid!

Croatian with subtitles, 11 min

Now showing rows 1 - 3 of 3