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Films From Czech Republic

On a trip to his motherland of Slovakia, American-born Mark meets a shop assistant named Tomas. Their friendship is cut short when Tomas reveals a T-shirt that offends Mark's beliefs, exposing ignorance, intolerance and the power of words, words strong enough to turn a good situation very bad ... Read more
An animated Czechoslovakian erotic fantasy of growing pains, imagined fetishes and ravished rabbits. Eastern Europe's kooky kinkiness conquers again.---D/S Michaela Pavlåtova P Katerina Riley WS Negativ Film Productions L no dialogue TD video/col/2006/11mins ... Read more
Whether you like it or not, a childhood trauma can affect your whole life. In The Pirate, we discover the childhood traumas of a pirate and a friendship never forgotten. ... Read more
A surreal animated erotic fantasy on board a morning tram when the driver allows her imagination to run wild. ... Screened in the Directors' Fortnight at Cannes. ... D/S Michaela Pavlátová P Ron Dyens L no dialogue TD HD Cam/2012 ... Read more
Europe of the new century is a world with strong undertows. In his [Up and Down], Jan Hrebejk takes a darkly comic look at globalisation, xenophobia and changing society through the colliding worlds of a colourful cast of characters. ... The bleeding-heart liberal Otto is a professor. He is married ... Read more
“Tightly scripted… wondrously inventive and irresistibly played.” - Variety ... Once upon a time there was a little girl called Terezka, who loved the story of Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf. And so all was well in Terezka's world until she noticed some strange things ... Read more
Zelary Czech Republic Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at this year's Academy Awards, Zelary is a heart-wrenching love story set during WWII. Sumptuous and moving, Zelary has been described by Variety as 'at once epic and intimate' in the David Lean tradition'.It is 1943 and the Nazis have ... Read more
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