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14 Ratings

Funeral Ceremonies

Smuteční slavnost

Directed by Zdeněk Sirový
Czechoslovakia, 1969


It’s pretty clear that Stalin adopted a “collectivist farm” policy for reasons which had everything to do with destroying the pre-existing society, and virtually nothing to do with legitimately Maxist theories or, for that matter, principles of agriculture.

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Funeral Ceremonies Directed by Zdeněk Sirový

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  • In Prague's rating of the film Funeral Ceremonies

    3,4 Style is Substance. The film comments on public discipline that hard-sells recompense in the sleek game of social promotions - propelling the obedient up rankings & positions and punishing the mutinous by downgrading or degradation (plot is a chronologically up&down bobbing sinuosity that mirrors characters' fall amid the stigmatized & bankrupt), but its prominent attraction is the visible encasement – observant,