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Ivan Passer


Ivan Passer was born on July 10, 1933 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He is a director and writer, known for The Loves of a Blonde (1965), Born to Win (1971) and Stalin (1992). See full bio »

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Known For

The Loves of a Blonde
(1965)
Born to Win
Born to Win Director
(1971)
Stalin
Stalin Director
(1992)
Cutter's Way
Cutter's Way Director
(1981)

Filmography

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 2000 Picnic (TV Movie)
 1995 Kidnapped (TV Movie)
 1994 While Justice Sleeps (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1992 Stalin (TV Movie)
 1991 Fourth Story (TV Movie)
 1985 Creator
 1983 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Nightingale (1983)
 1981 Cutter's Way
 1977 Silver Bears
 1971 Born to Win
 1964 Fádní odpoledne (Short)
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[on Audition (1964)] There was a small theater called Semaphore in Prague, we had an idea to make a fake audition in this theater. We wrote something like a screenplay, I brought a young cinematographer to Milos Forman, Miroslav Ondrícek, who did later Amadeus (1984) and became one of the top cinematographers in the world. Milos bought an East German 16mm camera and we got film stock left over ... See more »

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