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2017, New Czech Films -

When I went to see this film in the cinema I thought: “What can I expect from directors Sverak and Sverak jr.?  Quality, a pleasant spectacle...” but this movie went beyond my expectations. I had a wonderful time and 2 hours in the cinema passed incredibly quickly. The main roles are played by actors who won't disappoint you: Ondrej Vetchy, Jan Triska, Oldrich Kaiser, Zdenek Sverak and for me lately favourite actress Tereza Voriskova. The story takes place in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia. Soucek family is forced to move out to the countryside to stay with their relatives,...

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2017, Czech Famous Directors -

An introvert, perfectionist, and romantic Karel Zeman was the most successful exporter in the history of Czech cinema. What is surprising is that he only had course of arranging and advertising drawing, and one French private school of advertising art, to which he got through a advertisement in the age of seventeen! The first contact with puppet creations began in his childhood with the children's puppet theatre. It was a powerful impulse to the issue, about which he wrote: "I opened up a new world of puppets, quite different than the one that surrounded me. I ran to them and...

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2017, New Czech Films -

Another highlight of our website is undoubtedly a film by Jan Hřebejk The Teacher. “MY NAME IS MÁRIA DRAZDECHOVA AND I AM YOUR NEW SCHOOL TEACHER. EVERYONE STANDS UP AND TELLS ME PRETTY LOUD WHERE WORKS MOMMY AND DADDY...”   This sentence is the alpha and omega of the entire film drama. The story is about a seemingly empathetic and very kind teacher, who, however, manipulates with student through their parents. They become literally her personal slaves. Parents worry about the future of their children, as in the days of communism was the teacher very respectable. They provide various services and...

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2017, New releases -

A real surprise has become the newly restored Švejk (The Good Soldier Schweik and I Obediently report). Schweik is the work of Jaroslav Hašek, that is world-renowned. It is a story of a plain but cunning man who with nonchalance goes through an era of Austria-Hungary war. The stories of this soldier can amuse the viewers across generations since humor is really simple and snappy. Schweik is a Prague merchant with the dogs. We can follow him on his way. After the Sarajevo assassination he is arrested, investigated and over time through the diagnosis of compulsive freak drafted into the...

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2017, New releases -

After a long time, we can enjoy a restoration of one of the best war films by director Jiří Sequens - film Atentát (The Assassination). It is Czechoslovakian classic from the period when our films were the best in Europe, and in the whole world. Again, a lot of familiar faces were gathered in this film, which shows an important moment in our history. You will not be bored any time and everything is presented with calmness and deliberation. The film is a mandatory lesson of history as a helpful advice for those, who do not know it, and a...

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