Miloš Forman

Jágr for president!

Široko daleko osamocený idol – Jaromíra Jágra zbožňuje čtvrtina studentů.

Průzkum Lidových novin ukázal, jak zoufale se Čechům nedostává velkých idolů. Takových osobností, na něž by mohli být hrdí.

Prague cafés retain splendor of another age

Prague's Café Louvre back at the turn of the 20th century

The spirit of Prague’s vibrant early 20th century intellectual world lives on in the Czech capital’s historic cafés

Michael Stein 11.7.2012

Finále Plzeň celebrates 25 years, focuses on Poland

The Czech Television project includes short films of 24 directors

Czech film festival Finále Plzeň introduces work of neighboring countries for the first time, zooms in on Poland

‘Lost art’ posters mark Forman’s birthday in NYC

Classic posters from the 1960s sit between more modern ad campaigns

Landmark in Miloš Forman’s life (his 80th birthday) is a chance to see works from a golden age of Czechoslvak graphic design

Vive le film français! Prague’s FFF returns

Miloš Forman, Catherine Deneuve and Chiara Mastroianni in 'The Beloved'

The 14th French film fest offers Czech audiences medieval battles and coming-of-age stories, as well as clones and killer clowns

Czech author-illustrator Peter Sís reaches new heights with ‘Birds’

The Conference of the Birds, an exquisite new book by writer and illustrator Peter Sís, offers his take on an ancient Persian legend

Iconic Czech film director Otakar Vávra dies aged 100

Controversial director Otakar Vávra, seen here when guest of honor this year’s Summer Film School at Uherské Hradiště, was awarded the Czech Lion (Český lev) for his contribution to Czech culture

Otakar Vávra, “the father of Czech cinema,” directed over 50 films and taught the craft to generations of filmmakers at Prague’s FAMU

George Voskovec: Czech-American actor

"My Father George Voskovec"

A new documentary provides an in-depth and personal look at the American life and career of Czech theater legend Jiří Voskovec

Ostrava film festival eyes art of the camera

Filmgoers can enjoy screenings at the renovated ‘New Vítkovice’ industrial venue

Now in its third year, the first Czech festival celebrating the art of cinematography is mixing genres in former industrial venues

Barrandov Studios still going strong at 80

From 1930s’ avant-garde Prague film studio to Nazi and Communist propaganda machine, Barrandov Studios has suffered for art’s sake

Konec jedné legendy: newyorský Chelsea Hotel už nepřijímá hosty

Hotel Chelsey prošel renovací před několika lety. Minulý rok jste mohli najmout nejlevnější pokoj bez příslušenství za 120 dolarů.

Přechodné bydliště Miloše Formana, Arthura Millera a Jimiho Hendrixe má nového majitele.

Czech FAMU named world’s No.7 best film school

Men from the village were lined up to be executed

Prague’s Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU) named top film school in Europe by The Hollywood Reporter

Czech connection at 24 frames a second

Peter and Simon Brook from the shooting of “Brook by Brook”

Theatre World Brno is devoted to Peter Brook, but his filmmaker son Simon also has close and longstanding ties to Czech culture

Czech Point Denver puts its stamp on the Mile High City

A scene from Opera Colorado's production of Rusalka

From “Rusalka” to the “Fireman’s Ball” to a Kafka ice show, Denver gets a large and varied dose of Czech cultural riches