Silent classics online. The Národní filmový archiv, Prague has joined the European project A Season of Classic Films.
Twenty-two institutions from all over Europe, including the Národní filmový archiv, Prague, are taking part in this project of the Association of European Cinematheques (ACE), which aims to acquaint the public, younger viewers in particular, with classic films and the preservation of film heritage. From April to June, the archive will be making a series…
Our e-shop offers an english version of a monography of Jiří Brdečka and a 3-DVD set of his animated short films. The book offers an intimate yet critical portrait of Brdecka, one of the founders of Czech animation, who created 35 short films and conceived and wrote scripts for feature films, winning numerous international awards. Profusely illustrated…
A set of three DVDs containing 76 films (414 minutes), i.e. all surviving animated film made between 1925 - 1945 in Czechoslovakia is re-released due to popular demand. …