Friday, December 11, 2015

The Firemen's Ball

Disaster strikes at every turn as a group of small town fireman ineptly prep for their annual gala. Milos Forman’s The Fireman’s Ball is a funny, sly critique of the Czech communist regime, made with distinctive, memorable types, outlandish situations, and brilliant photography and direction, and also the reason its overseer had to leave his homeland.
*** out of ****