Uwaga! Czesi! (Watch Out! The Czechs!) Festival

From 20th till 27th October, Wroclaw will turn into a centre of Czech art. Concerts, a Czech cinema review, meetings with artists, and days of Czech cuisine.

From 20th till 27th October, Wroclaw will turn into a centre of Czech culture. Concerts, a Czech cinema review, meetings with Czech artists, seminars and days of Czech cuisine are planned for those days. The festival commemorates the 30th anniversary of the Review of Czechoslovakian Independent Culture in Wroclaw, which Václav Havel called ‘an overture to the Velvet Revolution’.

Program

20th October

CZECH CINEMA REVIEW, Lower Silesian Film Centre (DCF), ul. Piłsudskiego 64a

  • 4:00 p.m.: Hey Mister, Let’s Play! Part 1
  • 6:00 p.m.: Hey Mister, Let’s Play! Part 2

21st October

  • 6:00 p.m.: Josef Kilián
  • 7:30 p.m.: Case for a Rookie Hangman

22nd October

  • 6:00 p.m.: Diamonds of the Night
  • 7:45 p.m.: The Party and the Guests

23rd October

  • 6:00 p.m.: Something Different
  • 8:00 p.m.: Daisies

24th October

  • 4:00 p.m.: Walking Too Fast
  • 7:00 p.m.: The Golden Betrayal + MEETING WITH THE DIRECTOR 
  • 7:30 p.m.:  Stary Klasztor, ul. Purkyniego 1 – CONCERT: TRZY DNI PÓŹNIEJ (PL), DOROTA BAROVA TRIO (CZ)

25th October

  • 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Oratorium Marianum, Plac Uniwersytecki 1 – SEMINAR: EUROPE AT THE CROSSROADS. 30 YEARS LATER:
  • 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Oratorium Marianum, Plac Uniwersytecki 1 – PANEL DISCUSSION ‘The Tragedy of Central Europe A.D. 2019?”

DCF

  • 6:00 p.m.: Polojasno [Half Light]
  • 8:00 p.m.: DK 
  • 8:00 p.m.: Stary Klasztor, ul. Purkyniego 1 – POLISH-CZECH EVENING OF BARDS: Antonina Krzysztoń, Jaroslav Hutka
    tickets: 30-60 PLN

26th October

  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Centrum Historii Zajezdnia [Zajezdnia History Centre], ul. Grabiszyńska 184 – Promotional meeting around the book Ponad granicami [Above the Borders]
  • 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Centrum Historii Zajezdnia, Meeting after 30 years 

DCF

  • 4:00 p.m.: Wrocław 99 Minus Ten
  • 7:00 p.m.: Czechs Against Czechs
  • 7:00 p.m., Teatr Polski [Polish Theatre], CONCERT: WOMEN HAVE A VOICE
    tickets: 45-60 PLN

27th October

  • 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.: Review of Jan Švankmajer’s film + MEETING WITH THE DIRECTOR
  • 7:00 p.m.: Stary Klasztor, CONCERT: THE PLASTIC PEOPLE OF THE UNIVERSE ŚWIETLIKI
    tickets: 40-70 PLN

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