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17 Jun 2018

The Confession + discussion with Petr Blažek and Ivan Margolius

A harrowing true story from the era of Soviet bloc show trials by the master of the political thriller, Oscar winning director Costa-Gavras.

8 Jun 2018    |    9 Jun 2018

Guide at Birmingham International Dance Festival

What if one day we could look back at our life, would we be able to avoid what we now see as mistakes? If we could ask for advice, would we have any such questions? Guide is an audio visual experience in which the past and present become one. As a performer sculpts lights immersed in electronic music, we wander through a sci-fi version of the afterlife.

21 May 2018

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest: Tribute to Miloš Forman 1932-2018

Not many directors can boast two Best Picture OSCAR winners but Miloš Forman was so much more than the films he directed. As a result of his personal experiences, he injected his films with enormous tolerance, respect for humanity and a sympathetic eye for the underdog. So what better way to celebrate Forman's life than a chance to see the one film that best encapsulates his character and filmmaking - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - back on the big screen.

10 Jun 2018    |    17 Jun 2018

Haco + Tarnovski (Gurun Gurun): Qoosui European Tour 2018

Japanese singer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and sound artist, Haco, is joined by experimental Czech musician, producer and composer, Tarnovski, for European tour.

8 Jun 2018    |    12 Jun 2018

Vienna Calling at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2018

Grave robber and death obsessed artist Ondrej Jajcaj is on a mission to stop people fearing the grim reaper. Now he’s travelling with sidekicks Jan and Tomas in a horse-drawn caravan of death to return some famous teeth. In this creatively realised docufiction, the road to Vienna is full of surprises.


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25. 01. 2018


20. 05. 2017

Journey to the Interior

20 - 21 May 2017, Dissenters' Gallery, London. Photo: Czech Centre London

10. 05. 2017

European Literature Night with A. L. Kennedy

10 May 2017, British Library, London. Photo: Jolly Thompson

22. 04. 2017

The Image Speaks: Miloš Forman and the Free Cinema Movement

22 - 30 April 2017, Close-Up Cinema, London. Photo: Czech Centre London


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18 Jun 2018    |    31 Dec 2018

Czechoslovak Statehood 1918 / Prague Spring 1968

*** AN INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION *** The Czech Republic is celebrating important anniversaries in 2018: The 100th anniversary of the birth of an independent Czechoslovakia in 1918, and the 50th anniversary of the dramatic political events of 1968.