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Jirí Weiss (I) (1913–2004)

Jirí Weiss was born on March 29, 1913 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary [now Czech Republic]. He was a director and writer, known for Vlcí jáma (1958), 90 Degrees in the Shade (1965) and Romeo, Julie a tma (1960). He was married to Katerina Weiss. He died on April 9, 2004 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1990 Martha et moi
 1970 Wie man seinen Gatten los wird (TV Movie)
 1970 Die Herberge (TV Movie)
 1969 Waterloo (TV Movie)
 1968 Justice for Selwyn (TV Movie)
 1963 Sorry, Wrong Number (TV Short)
 1962 Zbabelec
 1958 Vlcí jáma
 1951 Days of Joy (Documentary)
 1950 The Last Shot
 1949 High Flies the Hawk (Documentary)
 1948 Wild Beasts
 1945 Interim Balance (Documentary)
 1945 Night and Day (Documentary short)
 1944 Before the Raid (Documentary short)
 1943 311 (Documentary short)
 1942 100 miliónu zen (Documentary short)
 1942 Mládez bojuje (Short)
 1942 Porobena zeme (Short)
 1942 Sovetský Svaz útocí (Short)
 1941 John Smith Wakes Up (Short)
 1940 Eternal Prague (Documentary short)
 1940 Home Front (Documentary)
 1939 The Rape of Czechoslovakia (Documentary short)
 1938 Cesta ze stínu (Documentary short)
 1938 Nase zeme (Short)
 1937 Pojd s námi (Short documentary)
 1937 Song of Ruthenia (Short)
 1936 Dejte nám kridla (Documentary short)
 1935 Lidé na slunci (Short)
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Katerina Weiss  (his death)  (2 children)

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Children: daughter Jirina, son Jiri Jr.

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