10/23, 18:00 · Kino Centrum
Adam is 14 years old and lives in a Roma settlement. He loves only two things in life: boxing and the company of black-eyed Julka. Apart from that, the world is not a place that he finds pleasant. Every day, this teenage boy experiences omnipresent poverty, unemployment, austere conditions of life, and people’s apathy. As if that weren’t enough, Adam’s father dies in unclear circumstances. However, his mother does not grieve for long — she soon remarries, so as to secure any future for her four children. His stepfather is a strict man and a local “godfather”, who soon tries to involve Adam in his shady business...
Gypsy was Slovakia’s official candidate for the Academy Awards.
|Screenplay:||Martin Šulík, Marek Leščák|
|Cast:||Ján Mižigár, Martin Hangurbadžo, Miroslav Gulyas, Martina Kotlárová, Atilla Mokoš|
|Awards:||MFF w Karlowych Warach / IFF in Karlovy Vary – Nagroda Specjalna Jury, Wyróżnienie za rolę dla Jana Mižigára, nagroda Don Kichota, nagroda Europa Label Cinema / Special Prize of the Jury, Honorable mention for Jan Mižigár, Don Quijote Award, Europa Label Cinema Award (2011); MFF w Batumi / IFF in Batumi – Grand Prix (2011)|