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The Shadow of the Ferns (1986)

Stín kapradiny (original title)
After a murder of a gamekeeper who catches them red-handed having just downed a deer, two teenage boys, conceited Ruda (Marek Probosz) and shy Václav (Zbigniew Suszynski) go on the run through the woods.

Director:

Frantisek Vlácil

Writers:

Jan Otcenásek (story), Jan Otcenásek (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marek Probosz ... Ruda Aksamit
Zbigniew Suszynski ... Václav Kala
Miroslav Machácek ... Keeper / vagabond / beggar
Frantisek Peterka ... Father Aksamit
Josef Patocka ... Elsner
Vladimír Hlavatý ... Cepelka
Marie Jezková Marie Jezková ... Cepelková
Oldrich Velen ... Tutelary
Vítezslav Jandák ... Policeman
Petr Skarke Petr Skarke ... Gendarme
Jaroslav Tomsa Jaroslav Tomsa ... Tutelary
Marta Vancurová ... Miss Rousová
Emma Cerná ... Woman
Jana Svandová ... Valérie
Jirí Schmitzer ... Farmer
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Storyline

After a murder of a gamekeeper who catches them red-handed having just downed a deer, two teenage boys, conceited Ruda (Marek Probosz) and shy Václav (Zbigniew Suszynski) go on the run through the woods.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

1 January 1986 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

The Shadow of the Ferns See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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