The country teacher

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  • Petr travels from Prague. The "gifted young teacher takes a job teaching natural sciences at a grammar school in the country. Here he makes the acquaintance of a woman and her troubled 17-year old son. .. When the teacher's ex-boyfriend comes to visit from the city, he quickly realizes that nobody in the village knows that the teacher is gay nand harbors a secret affection for the teenage boy."--Container. The companion movie, "Petr and Ben," is a "touchy and quirky story of how two dropouts found friendship in a hostile world."


  • Videodisc release of the 2008 motion picture.
  • Special features: Includes the short film : Peter and Ben by Director Pinny Grylls (UK, 10 min.) ; biographies of Pavel Liška, Zuzana Bydžovská ; theatrical trailer.
  • DVD ; Dolby digital ; NTSC ; Region 1, widescreen (16.9:1)
  • In Czech with English subtitles.
  • Closed-captioned.
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