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Dec 11, 2016 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Czech Holiday Festival


This year's Holiday party will include a Christmas Market, special screening of Czech animated films for children, and a program introducing Czech Advent and Christmas traditions by Pavlína Horáková.

Special Screening of Czech Animated Films for Children (46 mins)

A Christmas Dream – dir. by Karel Zeman and Bořivoj Zeman, 1945, 11 mins
A fairy-tale about a rag doll who comes to life in a little girl’s dream on Christmas Eve.

A Moon History – dir. by Zdeněk Miler, 1958, 9 mins
Ice boy and a little doll from a children’s painting come to life.

Devilish Tricks – dir. by Hermína Týrlová, 1980, 10 mins
An adventure with living ornaments from a Christmas tree. A restless little devil bothers the other ornaments. When a child wakes up and starts to cry, he's finally punished.

A Ball – dir. by Hermína Týrlová, 1963, 9 mins
A happy little story with animals who are trying to get the ball for themselves.

Words, Words – dir. by Ludvík Kadleček , 1988, 7 mins
A tale about two fishermen who meet at a riverbank.




Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States


Dec 11, 2016 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM


Czech Center is a coorganizer of the event

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