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Jindrich Polák (1925–2003)


Jindrich Polák was born on May 5, 1925 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He was a writer and director, known for Voyage to the End of the Universe (1963), Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977) and The Visitors (1983). He died on August 22, 2003 in Prague, Czech Republic. See full bio »

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 1996 Bubu a Filip (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Reklamní kampan (1996) ... (written by)
- Paruka (1996) ... (written by)
- Pes (1996) ... (written by)
- Pokazený Víkend (1996) ... (written by)
- Mlha (1996) ... (written by)
 1988 Pan Tau - Der Film (writer)
 1986 Chobotnice z druhého patra (TV Series) (idea and screenplay - 1 episode)
- Projekt IV (1986) ... (idea and screenplay - as Jindrich Polak)
 1984 ...a zase ta Lucie! (screenplay)
 1984 Lucie, postrach ulice (screenplay)
 1983 The Visitors (TV Series) (scenario - 15 episodes)
- Zeme roku 2484 (1983) ... (scenario)
- Výprava do minula (1983) ... (scenario)
- Tajemství velkého ucitele (1983) ... (scenario)
- Sólo pro návstevníky (1983) ... (scenario)
- Stav nouze (1983) ... (scenario)
  Lucy the Menace of Street (TV Series) (idea - 6 episodes, 1980) (screenplay - 6 episodes, 1980)
- Luzie kommt zur Schule (1980) ... (idea) / (screenplay)
- Luzie und der Sommerschnee (1980) ... (idea) / (screenplay)
- Luzie geht durch die Stadt (1980) ... (idea) / (screenplay)
- Luzie und die schönen Zahnschmerzen (1980) ... (idea) / (screenplay)
- Luzie und Friedrich & Friedrich (1980) ... (idea) / (screenplay)
 1979 Poplach v oblacích (archive footage)
 1979 Smrt stoparek (writer)
 1978 Od zítrka necaruji (archive footage)
 1970-1978 Pan Tau (TV Series) (writer - 33 episodes)
- Pan Tau na pionýrském tábore (1978) ... (writer)
- Pan Tau - a která je ta pravá? (1978) ... (writer)
- Od zítrka necaruji (1978) ... (writer)
- Poplach v oblacích (1977) ... (writer)
- Pan Tau a kouzelnice (1977) ... (writer)
 1968 Riders in the Sky (screenplay)
 1966 Pan Tau (TV Movie)
 1963 Voyage to the End of the Universe (screenplay and dialogue)
 1963 Klaun Ferdinand a raketa (writer)
 1959 Clown Ferdinand an Bord (TV Movie)
 1959 Death in the Saddle (writer)
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Alternate Names:

Jindrich Polak | Jack Pollack
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Trivia:

He was originally considered as director of Velká filmová loupez (1986), eventually directed by Oldrich Lipský and after his death by Zdenek Podskalský.

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Frequently collaborated with screenwriter Ota Hofman.

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