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THE CITY OF THE SUN

by Martin Šulík

synopsis

Jobless quartet Karel, Tomas, Vinco and Milan pool their meager resources to buy a truck, convinced it will help them find employment. But work is scarce, pay is bad and, worst of all, their uninsured truck is stolen, straining friendships to a breaking point.

international title: The city of the Sun
original title: Slnecný stát
country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: Martin Šulík
film run: 95'
release date: CZ 21/04/2005, PL 18/08/2006
screenplay: Martin Šulík, Alice Nellis
cast: Oldřich Navrátil, Ivan Martinka, Lubo Kostelný, Igor Bareš, Anna Cónová, Petra Špalková
cinematography by: Martin Štrba
film editing: Jiří Brožek
art director: Frantisek Liptak
music: Vladimír Godár
producer: Čestmír Kopecký
production: První Verejnoprávní, Czech Television
backing: Fund for the Support of Czech Cinema, Slovak Ministry of Culture
distributor: CinemArt, Continental Film, Vivarto
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