Ward Six

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Ward Six ★★ Pavilion 6 1978

An insane asylum is the setting for various analogies regarding the perception of reality as defined by societal values. When it is felt that the residing physician is no more sane than his patients, he is placed among them, in Ward Six. Adapted from a story by Anton Chekhov. In Serbian with English subtitles. 93m/C VHS . YU Ljuba Tadic, Slobodan Perovic, Zoran Radmilovic, Slavko Simic; D: Lucian Pintilie; W: Lucian Pintilie; C: Milorad Jaksic-Fandjo.