Nejkrasnejsi hadanka [The Loveliest Riddle] (2008)

Nejkrasnejsi hadanka
Director: Zdenek Troska
Writer: Zdenek Troska
Cast: Jan Dolanský, Veronika Kubarová, Miroslav Hrabe, Tatána Krchovová, Tatjana Medvecká, Pavel Kikincuk, Premysl Kubista, Ladislav Potmesil, Miroslav Táborský

Matej (Jan Dolanský) is very much in love with Majdalenka (Tatána Krchovová) but her father is not really for him as a son-in-law as he has nothing whatsoever to his name. So Matej goes out into the world to make his fortune. His penchant for riddles brings him to court, where the princess (Veronika Kubarová) has promised to marry the first man to solve her three riddles. But that is only the start of his adventure.

We saw The Loveliest Riddle in the course of the exhibition about costumes – and the costumes really were fantastic. Everything else was pretty low-budget, though at least partly charming.

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