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In the Shadow

Tuesday Film Club. In the Shadow (Ve stínu), directed by David Ondříček.

Hitler, Stalin and I

Thursday Forum. Hitler, Stalin and I (Hitler, Stalin a já). Documentary Film, Directed by Helena Třeštíková, 2001, 56 min. Admission Free


Word, look, touch, gesture. All of these can bridge the space among us, but at the same time destroy everything we were building for years. Communication is ensemble of fragile things, webs and...

Divided We Fall

Tuesday Film Club. Divided We Fall by directorJan Hřebejk.

2015 Triennial: Surround Audience

The third Triennial at the New Museum curated by Lauren Cornell and Ryan Trecartin featuring fifty-one artists and artist collectives from over twenty-five countries including the Czech artist Eva...

Eugenic Minds

Thursday Forum. Film screening: Eugenic Minds by Pavel Štingl.

Schweik's New Adventures

Curators talk by Charlotta Kotik about the exhibition “Courage of an Artist – Selected Works by Vojtěch Preissig” Followed by a screening of the film Schweik's New Adventures (Švejk bourá...

Seven Lights

Thursday Forum. Documentary about seven Jewish women, who share their experiences of the Holocaust and WWII. Followed by book presentation of “A Centruy of Wisdom” about the life of Alice...


THURSDAY FORUM. Documentary film Lidice, followed by a talk with Czech Ambassador to the U.S. Petr Gandalovič about Operation Anthropoid.

Operation: Daybreak

FILM CLUB. Fiction film about the assassination of SS-General Reinhard Heydrich in Prague in 1942.

Bravery in Film

An evening of film and informal discussion with film enthusiasts and scholars.

Riders in the Sky

FILM CLUB. Riders in the Sky, directed by Jindřich Polák.

Courage under Fire - Czechoslovak War Pilots

A Man Who Overestimated the Czech Soul (Muž, který přecenil českou duši), dir. Ján Novák, 2007, 52min Documentary film followed by a talk with Brigadier General Jiří Verner.

All My Good Compatriots

TUESDAY FILM CLUB. ALL MY COMPATRIOTS (Všichni dobří rodáci), dir. Vojtěch Jasný, 1968, 115 min.

Courage to Resist - Show Trials

The Case of Dr. Horakova (Případ Dr. Horáková), dir. Jan Mudra, 1990, 55 min Documentary followed by a talk with Gillian Purves, Platform of European Memory and Conscience.

Burning Bush

TUESDAY FILM CLUB: BURNING BUSH (Hořící keř), dir. Agnieszka Holland, 2013. Epic film about Jan Palach, the student who set himself on fire in 1969.

Courage And Sacrifice: Prague Spring And Jan Palach

THURSDAY FORUM. Lecture by Jaroslav Zajíček, Deputy Chief of the Mission, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Washington, DC.

Magic Voice Of A Rebel

TUESDAY FILM CLUB. Magic Voice Of A Rebel (Magický hlas rebelky), dir. Olga Sommerová, 90min Documentary film about Czech singer and dissident Marta Kubišová followed by Q&A session with the...

Pavel Tigrid - European

THURSDAY FORUM: PAVEL TIGRID – EUROPEAN, dir. Helena Třeštíková. Documentary film about the last days of Pavel Tigrid, a Czech journalist, followed by Q&A session with the director.

Sounds of Serendipity

A concert dedicated to bravery as part of the series curated by NY-based conductor and composer Peter Breiner featuring new and emerging composers and musicians.

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