Eva, Ruda, Leo and I


Two singular characters, born in Prague at the dawn of the twentieth century, discover that they are Jews. For them, what was previously merely a question of social convention suddenly becomes a matter of life and death. As young lovers, they face fear and danger and miraculously escape the death camps.

The film's narrator, discovers their incredible lives. How did their love for each other last a whole life-time? How could they love so deeply, given their intimate knowledge of "evil"?

As the film's narrator prepares to leave for Prague to meet this couple who, despite all their afflictions, embody the love for which she herself is searching, her own broken dream resurfaces.

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