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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.

3 Jun 2018

Central Europe in Shorts

Discover Central Europe, this familiarly strange part of the world, through the best of recent animated and live action short films that are adorably self-ironic and inspiring. Here comes the V4: the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia.

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.


The Power of Sympathy: The Photography of Dagmar Hochová

Life in Czechoslovakia during the communist regime in the humanist photography of Dagmar Hochová.


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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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