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by Jan Hrebejk


Marcela leaves her husband Jarda and takes her kids to live with her mother and stepfather. But his intolerance and psychological pressure only make things worse. Then she meets Evžen, one of Jarda´s childhood friends, an oversensitive loner who emigrated and became a well-balanced and resolute man. He is a successful architect who only returns to the Czech Republic to sell some property he got back in the restitution process. Evžen offers Marcela a new lease on life. And thus Marcela finds herself faced with a great internal dilemma...

international title: Beauty in trouble
original title: Kráska v nesnázích
country: Czech Republic
sales agent: Menemsha Films
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: Jan Hrebejk
film run: 120'
release date: CZ 07/09/2006
screenplay: Petr Jarchovský
cast: Anna Geislerová, Emília Vášáryová, Jana Brejchová, Csongor Kassai, Roman Luknár, Jiří Schmitzer
cinematography by: Jan Malíř
film editing: Vladimír Barák
art director: Milan Býček
costumes designer: Katarina Bielikova
music: Aleš Březina
producer: Ondrej Trojan
production: Total Help Art
distributor: Falcon

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