Jan е=vankmajer( Director)
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Biography Jan е=vankmajer
Born September 4, 1934 in Prague. In 1954 he graduated from the College of Applied Arts in Prague and entered the Prague Academy of Arts in Game Department puppetry. In the final year of his play "King Stag" on the play by Carlo Gozzi's play puppets, live actors and actors dressed in dolls. In the future, this principle е=vankmajer will use all their kinorabotah.
In 1960 he organizes the masque in Prague and put on plays.
Since 1964, engaged in cinema. In total they shot 30 films, including documentaries and experimental works.
In 1982, Mr.. the most famous short film е=vankmajer "opportunity for dialogue" is not only a winner of many international festivals, but also prohibited from being shown in Czechoslovakia.
In 1987, the director released his first feature film "Alice", based on the book "Alice in Wonderland". Premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival. The second feature film - "Faust" (1993) - was first shown in a program of the Cannes International Film Festival.
In 1997. director receives award "The constancy of belief" at film festivals in San Francisco.
In March 2000, Mr.. came last film for today е=vankmajer - "Chuck".
Since 1970, consists of the Czech Surrealist Group.
1964 The last focus of Mr. Schwarzwald and Mr. Edgar / POSLEDNI TRIK PANA SCHWARCEWALLDEA A PANA EDGARA
(The Last Trick)
1965 and. S. Bach. Fantasia in G minor / Johann Sebastian Bach: Fantasia G-moll (JSBach - Fantasy in G Minor) Game with Stones / Hra s kameny (A Game with Stones)
. 1966 Punch and Judy / RAKVICKARNA (Punch and Judy) Et Cetera
. Natural history was made in 1968 (Historia Naturae) Garden / ZAHRADA (The Garden) Flat / BYT (The Flat) Picnic with Weissman / Picknick mit Weissmann (Picnic with Weismann) quiet week in the house / TICHY TYDEN V DOME (A Quiet Week in the House)
. 1970 ossuary / KOSTNICE (The Ossuary) Don Juan / DON SANCHE (Don Juan)
. 1971 Jabberwocky / Zvahlav aneb Saticky Slameneho Huberta (Jabberwocky)
. 1972 Diary of Leonardo / LEONARDUV DENIK (Leonardo's Diary)
. 1979 The Castle of Otranto / Otrantsku zamek (The Castle of Otranto)
. 1980 Fall of the House of Usher / Zanik domu Usheru (The Fall of the House of Usher)
. 1982 Opportunities dialogue / MOZNOSTI DIALOGU (Dimensions of Dialogue)
. 1983 Down in the wine cellar / Do pivnice (Down to the Cellar) pendulum, well and hope (The Pendulum, the Pit and Hope)
. 1987 Alice / Neco z Alenky (Alice)
. 1988 Men's games / Muzne hry (The Male Games) Other kinds of love (Another Kind of Love) Meat Love (Meat Love)
. 1989 Dark-light-dark / Tma / Svetlo / Tma (Darkness-Light-Darkness) Animated Self-Portraits (Animated Self-portraits) Flora (Flora)
. 1990 Death of Stalinism in Bohemia (The Death of Stalinism in Bohemia)
. 1992 Food / Jidlo (Food)
. 1994 Faust / Lekce Faust (Faust)
. 1996 Conspirators of pleasure / Spiklenci slasti (Conspirators of Pleasure)
. 2000 Chuck / Otesanek (The Greedyguts)