Tag Archives: Czech films

The Party and the Guests: Jan Němec – the film they banned for years.

A Report on the Party and the Guests (Czech: O slavnosti a hostech, also known in English as The Party and the Guests) is a 1966 Czechoslovak drama film directed by Jan Němec. It was entered for the 1968 Cannes Film Festival, but the festival was aborted owing to the events of May 1968 in France. This film has the illustrious reputation of being […]

Loves of a Blonde: Miloš Forman knows it’s difficult to be ‘normal’

What happened yesterday Doesn’t happen often That you meet a girl As beautiful as a dream And I love her so much (Of yeah yeah yeah) And I love her so much (Oh Yeah yeah yeah) My love for her was so great It turned me into a hooligan Loves of a Blonde (Czech: Lásky jedné plavovlásky) […]