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Author whose work sparked hit movies remembered

Friends recall writer Petr Šabach, whose stories became the basis for some of the best-loved Czech films of recent years and who died at the weekend.

 
 
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Prague exhibition spotlights iconic…

An exhibition dedicated to the famous shoe designer Manolo Blahnik is now on display at Prague’s Kampa Museum. Entitled…

 
 
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Activists pour blood-red substance in…

The Vltava River at Prague’s Mánes exhibition hall turned blood-red on Monday afternoon, after activists from an art…

 
 
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What better setting for a festival of…

Brutal Assault is one of the best-known festivals of heavy or extreme music in the Czech Republic – from black metal to…

 
 
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Prague’s Design Market caters to your…

Among the many outdoor events taking place in the Czech capital in the summer is the traditional get-together of…

 
 
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Film producer Rick McCallum on the…

Producer Rick McCallum is nothing less than a legend in the film business, known for his many years with Lucasfilm and…

 
 
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Czech Season in Scotland brings the…

After nearly ten years of bringing the best of Czech live performance to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival the Czech Centre…

 
 
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My Prague – Jiří Fajt

Since becoming director of the Czech National Gallery three years ago this month, Jiří Fajt has secured exhibitions by…

 
 
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Popular festival Colours of Ostrava…

The annual international music festival Colours of Ostrava, one of the biggest events of its kind in Central Europe…

 
 
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New bill on conserving historic…

It has been years in the making and the subject of protracted discussions, but this week one of the ministry of culture…

 
 
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Little Crusader becomes first Czech…

Little Crusader by Václav Kadrnka has become the first Czech competitor in a decade and a half to win the Crystal Globe…

 
 
 
 
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