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Nov 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Our Vasek. On the Power of the Powerless


This film, initiated by Polish filmmakers, introduces viewers to how Vaclav Havel was viewed "next door.” In Poland, too, Havel was considered an important person and a symbol. The film sheds light on the little-known relationship between the Polish and Czech opposition and offers a unique testimony on the meetings and actions that helped to bring down the totalitarian regimes in Europe.

With music by Czech bands and singers: The Plastic People of the Universe, Psi vojaci, Pavel Hrubes, Jaroslav Hutka and Marta Kubisova.

Q&A with director Krystyna Krauze after the screening. 

Our Vasek. On the Power of the Powerless (2012), director Krystyna Krauze, run time: 52 min.

 Tickets for $10 are available online at: www.nypff.com or for $12 at the door before screening.

This event is organized by New York Polish Film Festival and Vaclav Havel Library Foundation, with support of BBLA and Vaclav Havel Library.


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


Nov 16, 2017 7:00 PM


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