Main character of the movie a ceramist Jakub Smolar is the biggest underdog you can even imagine. On the other hand he is very optimistic. He also has good sense of humor, which helps him to handle uneasy life situations. It is fascinating story about normal men, who is on the other hand very unique. No matter whether life treats him good or bad, he is still happy. He is also able to sacrifice his own dreams for those he loves.
Author of the script is Roman Ráž, who also wrote very successful Czech script The Seller of Humor.