Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

73 minutes
1970
Czechoslovakia Fantasy / Horror
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Valerie, a Czechoslovakian teenager living with her grandmother, is blossoming into womanhood, but that transformation proves secondary to the effects she experiences when she puts on a pair of magic earrings. Now seeing the world around her in a different light, Valerie must endure her sexual awakening while attempting to discern reality from fantasy as she encounters lecherous priest Gracian, a vampire-like stranger and otherworldly carnival folk.

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1970
Czechoslovakia Fantasy / Horror

Valerie, a Czechoslovakian teenager living with her grandmother, is blossoming into womanhood, but that transformation proves secondary to the effects she experiences when she puts on a pair of magic earrings. Now seeing the world around her in a different light, Valerie must endure her sexual awakening while attempting to discern reality from fantasy as she encounters lecherous priest Gracian, a vampire-like stranger and otherworldly carnival folk.

Creators

Luboš Fišer, Jan Klusák, Jaromil Jireš, Ester Krumbachová, Jaromil Jireš

Cast

Jana Andresíková, Karel Bělohradský, Viola Zinková, Helena Anýžová, Eva Olmerová, Jiřina Machalická, Jiří Prýmek, Jan Žižka, Karel Medek, Otto Hradecký, Alice Auspergerová, Eva Hnátková, Martin Wielgus, Alena Stojáková, Bedřiška Chalupská, Michaela Klocová, Zdenka Kovářová, Kristina Maarová, Jarmila Langášková, Antonín Cmíral, Jan Berka, Robert Nezval, Helena Anýzová, Petr Kopřiva, Jirí Prýmek, Karel Engel, Jaroslava Schallerová, Jan Klusák, Libuše Komancová, Nina Divíšková, Josef Abrhám