Marek has no real friends except his guard dog and hangs out with skinheads. When his dispirited mother reappears in his life, Marek faces a horrible predicament. An authentic and hypnotic chronicle of a sluggish existence always on the verge of explosion…
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Pale skinhead with a tattoo of discrimination. It depicts a portrait of teenage boy who has machismo but can't turn himself into machismo. More matter-of-fact and boring, More brutal and insightful. So rarely interesting movie. Want to see her next step.
FNC '14 Mira Fornay's film lacks a proper final reel that makes its previous minutes feel somewhat pointless. This slice of Slovakian misery is the country's Oscar submission for 2014 which frankly makes it even more depressing. What could have been an interesting take on racism against the Roma people and family loyalty winds up at odds with itself with a lack of resolution killing the director's possible intent.
"Mira Fornay refracta el conflicto gitano desde una perspectiva despiadada, a la vez que intenta congregar la fragmentación de los bloques sociales que caldean ese gesto divisionista dentro de un mismo territorio..." http://bit.ly/1jaw7Tj