Original Title : Zahradnictví: Rodinný přítel
English Title : Garden Store: Family Friend
Country : Czech Republic | Slovakia | Poland
Year : 2017
Runtime : 130 min
Director : Jan Hřebejk Venue: Mangla
Screen: Screen 4
Showtime: 13th Jan 2018, 1.45 p.m. Venue: Carnival Cinema - Mumbai Pune Road
Screen: Screen 3
Showtime: 16th Jan 2018, 11.30 a.m.
A Family Friend, the first part of the trilogy Garden Store, is a melodrama set in the 40‘s during the German occupation. Three young women and two children await the return of their imprisoned husbands and fathers. In those difficult times, a family friend and doctor Jiří is selflessly helping to the family community forced to live together by war and gradually feelings grow between him and one of the women. The film is a story of love that could not have been fulfilled.