The Shop On the High Street, Blu-ray


Made in 1965, this Czechoslovak film is set in the German-occupied, 'independent' Slovak state during World War II.

A carpenter is appointed 'Aryan Controller' of a button shop owned by an old Jewish woman, who, being both near-sighted and deaf, has no idea that there is a war on.

Winner of the 1965 Best Foreign Film Oscar.


  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Region: ABC
  • Certification: (15)
  • EAN: 5060114151062
  • Catalogue number: SECONDRUNBD003
  • Studio: Second Run
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: B/W


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