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Directed by Viktor Taus

Czech Republic 2013 120 mins.

Oskar, Max, and Viktor, once a superstar clown trio, split up over a heartbreaking fight. Now they’re paying the price after thirty years of separate grueling lives on and off the stage. Their irresistible sense of humor is challenged by the proximity of the physical end and other joys of old age. They’re about to risk everything to find out whether there is one more show left in them, a re-staging of the famous clownery that launched the group’s career while also facing the hardest challenge yet: clowning their way out. A splendid tale of the comedy of life.

Genres: Comedy

Appears in: New Czech Cinema



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