(TV Mini-Series) (book "Prima sezóna" - 5 episodes)
Unrealized screenplay "Irenka v mnohonásobném zrychlení" ("Multiply Accelerated Irene") co-authored with Zdena Skvorecká
, based on short story "The New Accelerator" by H.G. Wells
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dr. Josef Skvorecky
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I am a Czech and I am a loyal citizen of Canada. Canada is the country where, for the first time in my adult life, I found freedom, including the freedom to be a Czech and at the same time a Canadian. My real country is the Czech language, which is the tongue I learned from my mother. (2006 interview)
His most enduring character was an alter ego, Danny Smiricky, a jazz-loving admirer of Mark Twain. Danny appears in about half of Skvorecky's novels. He struggles - not always heroically - to maintain decency amid the terrors and indignities of totalitarian society.