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Directed by Vladimír Michálek

Czech Republic

Released: 2001


95 minutes

In this endearing comedy, terminal prankster Frantisek Hána refuses to grow up and face responsibility, despite his wife's constant badgering. Even faced with his own looming death and an ungrateful son who wants to whisk his parents off to the old folks' home, Frantisek's spunk and wit won't quit as he vies to live fully until he dies.



Autumn Spring



Winner of 4 2001 Czech Lion Awards


Best Film

Cleveland International Film Festival 2002


Audience Choice Award

St. Louis International Film Festival 2002


Official Selection

2002 Toronto International Film Festival

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