Synopsis by Mark Deming
A teenager finds looking for love in the former Czechoslovakia isn't always easy in this comedy. Ema (Dorotka Nvotova) is a 17-year-old girl living in a faceless city in the Czech Republic. Her main diversions are flights of fantasy and looking for the perfect boyfriend, the latter a pursuit also favored by her single mother (Jana Hubinska). In fact, Ema's taste in suitors so matches her mother's that one morning she discovers one of her former boyfriends at the breakfast table after having just spent the night with Mom. Ema thinks she may have found just the right guy in Karel (Mario Kubas), who is still nursing a broken heart after splitting up with his girlfriend. Ema is able to make Karel forget his former love, but things become complicated when Karel's father makes the acquaintance of Ema's mother.