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Václav Vorlícek (1930–2019)

Václav Vorlícek, director and scenarist, was born in Prague on June 3, 1930. He studied directing at the Prague Film Schol in 1951-56. His dissertation was the short film "Directive". He took a post at the Barrandov Film Studios, where he worked as assistant director with several directors. He finally became director with "Prípad Lupinek". See full bio »

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 2005 On je zena! (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Derniéra (2005)
- Leo se zlobí (2005)
- Kabát se diví (2005)
- Zlaté prachy (2005)
 1997 The Firebird
 1995 Bubáci pro vsední den (TV Movie)
 1995 Rabín a jeho Golem (TV Movie)
 1989 Skola detektívky (TV Series)
 1988-1989 Hamster in a Nightshirt (TV Mini Series) (6 episodes)
- Vlastovko let! (1989)
- V pasti (1988)
 1986 Young Wine
 1985 Rumburak
 1983 Byt je vykraden, maminko (TV Movie)
 1983 Dábel ví hodne (TV Movie)
 1983 The Flying Cestmír (TV Mini Series) (6 episodes)
- Velký vezír (1983)
- Sest kvetinácu (1983)
- Rodina na vetvi (1983)
- Modrý kámen (1983)
 1982 Zelená vlna
 1981 Mature Wine
 1977 Prikázaný smer jízdy (TV Movie)
 1976 Wine Working
 1974 CBS Children's Film Festival (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1973 Death Chooses
 1972 Vychovatel (TV Short)
 1969 Kaktus, bomba, letadlo (TV Movie)
 1964 Marie
 1956 Instructors (Short)
 1954 Bandsmen (Short)
 1953 Politická karikatura (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Czech dubbing version of The Adventures of Tintin (1991) - director. See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on his collaboration with Milos Macourek]: "Milos was collecting topics in his notebook. For example, "Shrinking, enlarging people ..." or "Flowers to smell ... Miracle flowers, where did they come from?" That's how the The Flying Cestmír (1983) was born. From the note "aging and youth" came the film How About a Plate of Spinach? (1977). We built on confronting nonsense with reality. It ... See more »


Repeatedly refused offers to direct either sequel or remake of his internationally most popular film Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973). See more »


His most frequent screenwriter was Milos Macourek.

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