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2020, Czech Film History, New releases -

A fantastic horror film The Arrival from the Darkness and an action drama The Poisoned Light belong to the most significant works of the Czech silent film cinematography. Both films are excellent examples of contemporary film techniques and adaptations, which were popular in European and Hollywood production. Prichozi z temnot/Redivivus/The Arrival from the Darkness (unofficial title) It is an incredibly interesting work, which deserves your attention for many different reasons. Today's audience has of course completely different point of view than the audience from the beginning of 20th century. For today’s viewer this film must give an impression of funny and naive,...

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2020, New releases -

Deti noci - Night Owls  Ofka (Martha Issova) has a strange lethargy: while most of her high school classmates continue their studies, she refuses to abandon the delusive comfort of childhood, which is quickly becoming a stifling trap. She is a saleswoman in a 24-hour shop, which is owned by her brother-in-law Eda (David Novotny). She sees wasted fates of regular and casual customers and those of her old friends who, like her, live only at night. Occasionally she visits friends, drinking alcohol in a Vltava port. She wanders through the streets with a strange man, Ubr (Jiri Madl), who digs...

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2019, New Czech Films, New releases -

Zeny v behu/Women on the Run/Jogging for Love  Vera (Zlata Adamovska) had a wonderful life with her husband Jindrich. She is determined to fulfill his last wish - to run a marathon! This emancipated and vigorous mother of three daughters sees no problem with it. They simply divide the route into four parts and cover the more than 42 kilometers as a family relay-race. Although none of them has run a meter yet and there are only three months remaining until the start, but coach Vojta (Vladimir Polivka) has prepared a great fitness plan. Let’s get started.  Nevertheless, the daughters...

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2019, New releases -

Bohemian Picture release another set of newly remastered movies on DVD. You can look forward to the classic Czech family adventure trilogy: Pod Jezevci Skalou, Na Pytlacke Stezce, Za Trnkovym Kerem. It is a great pity that these movie classics are not with Czech subtitles, but certainly many of you remember these beautiful family movies. Pod Jezevci Skalou The adventures of a Prague boy in a gamekeeper's lodge in the middle of beautiful Bohemian Forest (Sumava). The boy's name is Vasek. His parents have to leave him with his grandfather, gamekeeper Straka, who lives alone and doesn't know his grandson at...

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2019, New releases -

Homolkovi A legendary trilogy about the Homolka family, now available in a collection with English subtitles. Behold Homolka A bitter comedy about an ordinary Sunday in the family of a Prague taxi driver. Ludva Homolka, his wife Hedus, their twin sons and Ludva's parents live in an apartment in Prague. On Sunday, they all go on a trip to the countryside to enjoy healthy air. And there they went - a sovereign grandfather, a caring, but uncompromising grandmother, somehow depressed Ludva with unsatisfied wife Hedus and inquisitive twins. Will they enjoy the walk? The whole day is a bunch of...

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