About the film
Release Date: March 14, 1969
|Slogan||:||«NO ONE WILL SUFFER»|
|Genres||:||Horror, Comedy, Thriller, Drama|
|Production Companies||:||Filmové studio Barrandov|
|Producers||:||Ladislav Hanuš, Jaromír Lukáš|
|Writers||:||Juraj Herz, Ladislav Fuks, Ladislav Fuks|
Mr. Kopfrkingl enjoys his job at a crematorium in Czechoslovakia in the late 1930s. He likes reading the Tibetan book of the dead, and espouses the view that cremation relieves earthly suffering.