Closely Observed Trains (1966)
CLOSELY OBSERVED TRAINS
Closely Watched Trains is a 1966 Czechoslovak film directed by Ji?í Menzel and is one of the best-known products of the Czechoslovak New Wave. It is a coming-of-age story about a young man working at a train station in German-occupied Czechoslovakia during World War II.
The film is based on a 1965 novel by Bohumil Hrabal.