Czech Film Weekend

Szech Film Weekend © Embassy of the Czech Republic

Goethe-Institut Thailand and the Czech Embassy are pleased to invite film fans for the Czech Film Weekend on October 17-18, 2020 at 5 p.m. at the Goethe Saal.

Each evening the fans can enjoy famous Czech movie, one legendary, one from the latest production.

First screening will be an opportunity to commemorate famous Czech film director Mr. Jiří Menzel who unfortunately passed away this year. We are honored to present you The Closely Watched Trains, Menzel´s most famous movie, which received Oscar Award for the best foreign language movie in 1967.

Second screening will present the newest Czech film production, the Painted Bird. This movie produced in 2019 and directed by Mr. Václav Marhoul was also nominated for Oscar Award in 2019 in the category the best foreign language.