The Interpreter / Tlmocnik

Poster for The Interpreter / Tlmocnik 80-year-old Ali Ungar comes across a book by a former SS officer describing his wartime activities in Slovakia. He realises his parents were executed by him. He sets out to take revenge but finds instead his 70-year-old son, Georg, a retired teacher. Georg, who had avoided his father all his life, decides to find out more about him and offers Ali to be his interpreter. The two old men, in everything opposite, embark on a bittersweet journey to meet surviving witnesses of the wartime tragedy. They discover a country eager to forget its past. They realise their memories are fragments mixed with their imagination and interpretation. They connect in silence and manage to discover their own identity.

Original title:
Tlmocnik
Year:
2018
Length:
113 minutes
Director:
Martin Sulík
Genre:

Shown at

  1. 23rd Denver Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  2. Athens Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  3. Atlanta Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  4. Austin Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  5. Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  6. Boston Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  7. Boulder Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  8. Budapesti Zsidó és Izraeli Filmfesztivál - 2019
  9. Central Florida Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  10. Charlotte Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  11. Chicago Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  12. Cleveland Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  13. Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  14. East Bay International Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  15. Gershman Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  16. Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  17. JCMI Film Festival - 2019
  18. Lenore Marwil Jewish Film Festival (Detroit) - 2019
  19. Maine Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  20. Miami Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  21. Mobile Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  22. Moscow Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  23. New Jersey Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  24. Oklahoma Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  25. Portland Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  26. Rochester Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  27. Rockland International Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  28. Rutgers Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  29. San Francisco Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  30. Schenectady Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  31. Seattle Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  32. Toronto Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  33. UK Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  34. Vancouver Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  35. Westchester Jewish Film Festival - 2019

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