Czech young au pair Mia starts work abroad for a well-off family in a lavish villa. Mia must look after their ten years old son and follows many strange rules of the household. She slowly begins to gradually abandon her morality and her relationships with child entrusted as a result of systematic manipulation. Will be Mia able to get out of the grip of a radical family community?
Michal Hogenauer (1984, Prague, Czech Republic) graduated FAMU. His short film Children Watching Night Trains (2008) was screened in Premiere Plans 2009. His diploma film Tambylles (2012) had a premiere at Cinéfondation section at Cannes Film Festival 2012. In 2015 he co-founded a film educational platform Cinergy Prague. Michal works as a freelance script consultant and festival programmer. The film A Certain Kind of Silence is his feature debut.
Wednesday 23: Zorrilla Theater, 7:00 pm
Saturday 26: Carrión Theater, 4:30 pm