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Release Date: August 20, 2020

Year    :   2020
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Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   Marlene Film Production, Film and Music Entertainment (F&ME), Madants, Furia Film, Barrandov Studio, Česká televize, Studio Metrage
Director    :   Agnieszka Holland
Producers    :   Kevan Van Thompson, Mike Downey, Lívia Filusová, Filip Brouk, Sam Taylor, Klaudia Smieja, Aleš Týbl, Šárka Cimbalová, Samanta Taylor
Writers    :   Marek Epstein
RunTime    :   118 mins.

Born in the early 20th century, herbalist Jan Mikolasek became rich and famous after curing countless diseases with unorthodox means. A true emblem of Czechoslovakia before World War II, the healer became even more appreciated during the Nazi occupation and the communist regime. Each regime appreciates his skill and protects him. But how much will it cost him to maintain his status in a new political change?

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