Black Peter

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Black Peter ★★½ Cerny Petr; Peter and Pavla 1963

Director Forman's first feature offers a glimpse into the struggles of a young Czech man as he copes with an oppressive father, a menial grocery store job, and first-love jitters. In Czech, with subtitles. 85m/B VHS, DVD . CZ Ladislav Jakim, Jan Vostrcil, Vladimir Pucholt, Pavla Martinkova, Pavel Sedlacek; D: Milos Forman; W: Milos Forman, Jaroslav Papousek; C: Jan Nemecek; M: Jiri Slitr.