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572 articles available in total starting from 04/10/2002. Last article published on 19/02/2020.

Rafters after the success of Snowboarders

Fans of the popular fim Snowboardáci (Snowboarders) are bemused. Director Karel Janák did not agree terms with the production company behind last year’s huge Czech box office success (600 000...  

14/04/2005 | Production | Czech Republic

Jan Hrebejk against piracy

When the team behind Horem pádem ("Upside down") by Jan Hrebejk christened on Wednesday the DVD version of the film in Prague, they had little to add to the now well reported success of the movie....  

07/04/2005 | Industry | Czech Republic

A visual feast in Prague

Prague may lack a big, international film festival but the Czech film buffs have a couple of opportunities every year when they can treat themselves with the latest in European or international...  

31/03/2005 | Festivals | Czech Republic

Harry Potter in Prague?

Harry Potter in Prague?

The film production of the fifth installment of the popular Harry Potter books could be heading for Prague as a result of the disappointment of the film’s UK producers  

25/03/2005 | Industry | Czech Republic

Two national productions at the top

Two national productions at the top

Spring is lovely indeed for Czech cinema with two national productions at the top of the box-office, The Imp ("Skrítek") by Tomas Vorel and Wrong Side Up ("Príbehy obycejného sílenství") by Petr...  

24/03/2005 | Box Office | Czech Republic

Lions for Horem pádem

Last Saturday night, the ceremony for the Czech Lion Awards, crowned, as expected, Horem pádem (Up and down) by Jan Hrebejk. With four major awards, Best Film, Best Director, Best Script, and Best...  

07/03/2005 | Awards | Czech Republic

Jiri Menzel is back

The famous Czech directors Jiri Menzel has a new project in mind, adapting I Served the King of England, a novel published in 1971 by Bohumil Hrabal (1914-1997). This film, produced by AQS,...  

01/03/2005 | Production | Czech Republic

The New Breed, successful crimes

The New Breed, successful crimes

Inspired by a real story which occurred in the beginning of the 90’s, Jiri Svoboda’s new film, a thriller entitled The New Breed, is among the top fifteen of the box office in the Czech Republic.  

24/02/2005 | Box Office | Czech Republic

12 nominations for Jan Hrebejk

Full score for the 2004 local hit in the Czech Republic, Horem pádem ("Up and down") by Jan Hrebejk with 12 nominations at the 2005 Lions, the annual Czech awards that will be handed out on March...  

14/02/2005 | Awards | Czech Republic

European Film Days in Prague

European Film Days in Prague

The 12th edition of the European Film Days, which started on the 27th of January and will end next Sunday presents nearly 40 feature films from everywhere in the Union  

04/02/2005 | Festivals | Czech Republic