A music documentary about outstanding chief conductors, whose names are linked with the history of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Personalities like Václav Talich, Rafael Kubelík, Karel Aneerl, Václav Neuman, Jiří Bělohlávek, Vladimír Aschkenázy and Zdeněk Mácal, together with a long list of guest-conductors, have shaped the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and its renown all over the world. These conductors participated in the nurturing of the orchestra's outstanding players and have become ambassadors of Czech music and Czech culture.
They graduated fifteen years ago from life and what did life bring them? How does that generation perceive the social and economic changes, how are they part of them, what satisfaction or disapointment have come their way?
Thirteen Years of Freedom
This documentary follows up on Jan Mudra´s graduation film The Stars over Your Head, whose heroines were a group of seventeen-year-old girls brought up in a Children´s Home in Dolní počernice. The new film returns to the lives of these girls thirteen years later showing how their upbringing in the Children´s Home had influenced them individually.
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