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Jirí Krejcík (1918–2013)

Mr Krejcik made over 20 films in a career that began in 1947. His best known films include the 1960 WWII drama Higher Principle, the biographical film about the singer Ema Destinova entitled The Divine Ema, as well as a number of comedies. Jirí Krejcík received the Czech Lion film award for lifetime achievement, as well as a similar prize from the ... See full bio »


(age 95) in Prague, Czech Republic

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Midnight Mass Director
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 2010 Osudové peníze (TV Movie)
 2003 The Heritage of Miss Innocence (TV Movie)
 2001 Holy Night (TV Movie)
 2000 Graduation in November (Documentary)
 1991 Muz, který nemel duveru (TV Movie)
 1991 Nepocestná (TV Movie)
 1991 Podnájem na Champs Ellysées (TV Movie)
 1985 Milenci pani Suzanne (TV Movie)
 1982 Babicka se zbláznila (TV Movie)
 1981 Tale of the Little Quarter (TV Movie)
 1981 Tichý podnajemnik (TV Movie)
 1979 Silvestr svobodného pana (TV Movie)
 1979 Bozská Ema
 1973 Podezrení
 1970 Psícci lorda Carletona (TV Movie)
 1967 Svatba jako remen (as Krejcík)
 1965 Pension pro svobodné pány (TV Movie)
 1962 Mestáci (TV Movie)
 1962 Midnight Mass
 1960 Awakening
 1959 Of Things Supernatural (segment "A Halo")
 1957 Liják (TV Movie)
 1954 Frona
 1948 Conscience
 1946 Dárek (Short)
 1946 Duverou k míru (Documentary)
 1946 Kováci (Documentary)
 1944 Hey God, Boys! (Documentary short)
 1944 In the Depths of the Ground (Documentary short)
 1943 Each to their Place (Documentary short)
 1943 Our Collier (Documentary short)
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Alternate Names:

M. N. Cergovský | Krejcík

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He was originally considered as director of As Good as Poison (1986), eventually directed by Vít Olmer. See more »

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