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From Vault to Screen: Czech National Film Archive
From Saturday to Sunday

October 29 at 4:30
East Buidling Auditorium
Introduction by Michal Bregant

Modernist photographer Alexander Hackenschmied and avant-garde director Gustav Machatý were two of the celebrated artists involved in the making of this rediscovered masterpiece of the early sound period. Tempted to join a night out on the town, an innocent clerk falls into a lecherous trap, dodges unwanted advances, then finds a nice, honest man in a working-class bar. Before Monday rolls around, though, she has to face another close call. (Gustav Machatý, 1931, subtitles, 69 minutes)

courtesy National Film Archive, Prague

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