Tag Archives: Czech

Želary
7.6

Želary

Sep. 04, 2003

Želary

A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must ...
The Smoke
7.5

The Smoke

Feb. 01, 1991

The Smoke

“A musical film of the totalitarian era” is the the second title of the film. The film is based on a legendary school film of Tomáš ...
The Karamazov Brothers
7.6

The Karamazov Brothers

Apr. 24, 2008

The Karamazov Brothers

Dostoevsky’s latter-day opus about the siblings and their father is among the masterpieces of world literature. It asks profound questions ...
Karel Zeman: Adventurer in Film
7.8

Karel Zeman: Adventurer in Film

A biographical film looking back at the life, work and significance of the genius of world cinema. It reveals the inspiration sources of his work ...
Long Live the Republic
7.4

Long Live the Republic

Nov. 05, 1965

Long Live the Republic

Oldrich is the runt of his village, beaten by his father, bullied by the other boys. But he has imagination of his side, and a wiry toughness ...
.And the Fifth Horseman Is Fear
7.1

.And the Fifth Horseman Is Fear

A Jewish doctor helps a political fugitive during the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia. Release: And the Fifth Horseman Is Fear 1965 General: ...
The Opening of the Wells

The Opening of the Wells

Jan. 01, 1966

The Opening of the Wells

The Opening of the Wells with music by the Czech composer, Bohuslav Martinu was supposed to be part of Laterna Magika II.: Tour programme in ...
Prefabricated Houses
5.3

Prefabricated Houses

Jan. 01, 1959

Prefabricated Houses

A student work by Jiří Menzel, filmed during his second year at the FAMU film school. Views of old Prague and its tenement buildings, symbolizing ...
CzechMate: In Search of Jiří Menzel
7.3

CzechMate: In Search of Jiří Menzel

An epic exploration of the Czechoslovak New Wave cinema of the 1960s and 70s, structured around a series of conversations with one of its most ...
The Ride
7.2

The Ride

Sep. 13, 1994

The Ride

Two guys bought a car and travelled through the country untill they met a lonely girl on the road. So they begin to travel together having so ...
The Prague Castle
6.2

The Prague Castle

Feb. 07, 1931

The Prague Castle

In 1932 Hammid bought a handheld camera Bell-Howell and made his second film, Na Pražském hradě [Prague Castle], in close collaboration with the ...
The Medal
7.1

The Medal

Oct. 30, 1980

The Medal

Release: Signum Laudis AKA The Medal 1980 480p BluRay AAC x264-HANDJOB General: mkv | 1.63 GB | 01:28:40 Video: 2456 Kbps | 638×480 (4:3) | ...
Green Gold
7.2

Green Gold

Sep. 18, 1964

Green Gold

Working on the hops fields gathering hops for beer, Filip catches a glimpse of fellow worker/comrade Hanka and falls for her. Trying to keep ...
The Cremator
8.0

The Cremator

Mar. 14, 1969

The Cremator

Kopfrkingl enjoys his job at a crematorium in Czechoslovakia in the late 1930s. He likes reading the Tibetan book of the dead, and espouses the ...
Of Things Supernatural
7.5

Of Things Supernatural

Jan. 01, 1958

Of Things Supernatural

Czech comedy fantasy directed by Jiri Krejcik et al. Release: On Things Supernatural 1959 General: mkv | 1.51 GB | 01:48:20 Video: 1800 Kbps | ...
Men in Hope
7.1

Men in Hope

Aug. 25, 2011

Men in Hope

Charming bon vivant Rudolf is convinced that infidelity is the basis for a happy marriage, since, after all, a woman does not want to be bored ...
Old Czech Legends
6.9

Old Czech Legends

Sep. 10, 1953

Old Czech Legends

A monumental piece of art bringing the heroes of the ancient Czech myths back to life. The picture consists of seven parts: Cech the Forefather, ...
Welcome to North Korea!
6.4

Welcome to North Korea!

Feb. 26, 2009

Welcome to North Korea!

Documentary.In its catalogue, a Czech travel agency offers a “journey into the unknown”, a tour of North Korea. That spring was the ...
The Holy Quaternity
5.7

The Holy Quaternity

Aug. 23, 2012

The Holy Quaternity

Marital fidelity can wear you down, and Ondra and Vitek are certainly suffering from a case of serious fatigue. Working side by side and living ...
Ryba na suchu
6.8

Ryba na suchu

Jan. 01, 1942

Ryba na suchu

Majitel půjčovny lodiček a převozník Ryba sídlí celý život v domku u řeky, která se často stává osudnou pro plavce i sebevrahy. Protože jsou však ...