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Programme

      
Wednesday10.10.2018
19.00
Czech Embassy
followed by vernissage - Czech posters exhibition

The Joke / Žert

(Czechoslovakia, 1969)
Directed by Jaromil Jireš, drama, 80 min, eng subtitles

Brilliant adaptation of Milan Kundera’s novel about the unforeseen consequences of a political joke.

L'adaptation très réussie du roman de Milan Kundera sur les conséquences incroyables d'une simple plaisanterie.

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Wednesday10.10.2018
20.30
Cinémathèque

235 000 000

(USSR, 1967)
Directed by Uldis Brauns , documentary, 108 min, eng subtitles

A cinematic gem of the Baltic poetic documentary cinema depicting life of Soviet people in the 1960s.

Un joyau du cinéma documentaire poétique balte retraçant la vie du peuple soviétique dans les années 1960.

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Thursday11.10.2018
20.30
Cinémathèque
with live soundtrack by the Polish group Pasimito

Battleship Potemkin / Бронено́сец «Потёмкин»

(USSR, 1925)
Directed by Sergei Eisenstein, drama, 69 min, fr subtitles

1925 Soviet silent film whose creative and emotional energy will leave you speechless.

Film soviétique muet culte de 1925 dont l'énergie créative et émotionnelle n'a pas pris une ride.

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Saturday13.10.2018
18.30
Neimënster (Salle Krieps)
with the protagonist Laco Déczi

Steam On The River / Para nad riekou

(Slovakia, Czech Republic , 2015)
Directed by Robert Kirchhoff, Filip Remunda, musical documentary, 83 min, eng subtitles

A peek at the lives of three aging jazz musicians.

Une incursion dans la vie de trois musiciens de jazz vieillissants.

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Sunday14.10.2018
16.30
Cinémathèque

Lemonade Joe / Limonádový Joe aneb Koňská opera

(Czechoslovakia, 1964)
Directed by Oldřich Lipský, comedy, 95 min, eng subtitles

Hilarious Czech cult parody of and eccentric homage to American Westerns.

Un western tchécoslovaque culte qui se double d'une comédie musicale.

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Friday19.10.2018
20.30
Cinémathèque
Awards Ceremony - special screening with the director

Just The Wind / Csak a szél

(Hungary, Germany, France, 2012)
Directed by Bence Fliegauf, drama, 91 min, eng subtitles

Twenty-four hours in the life of a gypsy family in fear of the violence choosing its next victim.

Vingt-quatre heures dans la vie d'une famille tsigane vivant dans la crainte d'être la prochaine victime de la violence.

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Sunday21.10.2018
15.00
Mudam
with director and the architect Austris Mailītis

Flying Monks Temple / Lidojošo mūku templis

(Latvia, 2017)
Directed by Žanete Skarule, documentary, 56 min, eng subtitles

A Latvian architect travels to China to realise his vision of making Shaolin monks fly.

A Latvian architect travels to China to realise his vision of making Shaolin monks fly.

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