The Law of Love

Address Prvního pluku 20/2, Praha 8
Origin Czechia
Original name Zákon lásky
Movie genre Czech, New movies, Documentary
Event website…
Venue's website…
Length 77 min
Director Barbora Chalupová
Release 2021

Talking about equality is one thing, respecting and defending it is another. The journey to the legalisation of equal marriage for all people in Czechia isn’t over yet.

Barbora Chalupová, co-director of the successful Caught in the Net, tracks activists from We Are Fair as they strive towards a ground-breaking decision that would make Czechia the first former Eastern bloc country to institute “marriage for all”. The film follows the society-wide debate, including Prague Pride, televised clashes and parliamentary discussions aimed at a crucial vote. Czechia likes to come across as a liberal, open country, where everyone at least tolerates everyone else, but a cursory glance below the surface shows a more complex, much less friendly, reality. A clash between the progressive and conservative parts of the populace is inevitable even here, and sometimes the proverbial “tolerance” doesn’t cross the boundaries of mere statements.

Movie screenings

Movie trailer

Zákon lásky  Official Trailer  Zákon lásky – Official Trailer 3:18 44 ×



Tell us the street or nearest stop from where you would like to get to the venue.

© 2021 GoOut, s.r.o., Czechia