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Divided we fall a Sony Pictures Classics release, a Total Helpart T.H.A. Film Company and Czech Television production ; producers, Pavel Borovan, Ondřej Trojan ; screenplay writer, Petr Jarchovský ; director, Jan Hřebejk

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During World War II and the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia, a couple, Josef and Marie, decide to hide a young Jewish neighbor in their small apartment. They keep getting a visit from their neighbor, Horst, who is a German sympathizer and has his eye on Marie. When she rejects his advances he seeks revenge by trying to move a Nazi clerk into their home, forcing the couple to tell a lie that will change their lives forever.

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Musíme si pomáhat
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Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Classics : distributed by Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2001], c2000
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