‘Vladimír Balko / 2009 / 93’ / SK / EN subtitles
The noticeable contribution of the Slovak cinematography into the film festival begins with Soul at Peace (2009) – a feature debut of the director Vlado Balko, bringing a powerful story about the values of family, friendship, faith and love, surrounded by the vivid coulisse of splendid Slovak mountains. „Soul at Peace“ is not only the film title but both dream and desire to get and have inner peace in life. The final movie headlines come together with a captivating song by Jana Kirschner. The film won the Grand Prix in the Kansas City, as well as four of the Slovak National Sun in a Net Awards.
Doors will open 30 minutes before the start of the programme. The cinema is accessible through the reception of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in London, 26 Kensington Palace Gardens, London W8 4QY. Please note the entrance is on Bayswater Road. The film will be screened with English subtitles.’ (CC)