With Krátký Film Praha (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Fantastic Planet (1973)

PG | 72 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

7.8
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On a faraway planet where blue giants rule, oppressed humanoids rebel against their machine-like leaders.

Director: René Laloux | Stars: Barry Bostwick, Jennifer Drake, Eric Baugin, Jean Topart

Votes: 21,247

2. The Outrageous Baron Munchausen (1962)

83 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

7.7
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The outrageous Baron Munchausen tells of his many adventures, from meeting the Man in the Moon to defeating a Turkish army all by himself.

Director: Karel Zeman | Stars: Milos Kopecký, Rudolf Jelínek, Jana Brejchová, Karel Höger

Votes: 1,589

3. The Pied Piper (1986)

Not Rated | 53 min | Animation, Fantasy, Horror

7.9
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The story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin with a twist.

Director: Jirí Barta | Stars: Oldrich Kaiser, Jirí Lábus, Michal Pavlícek, Vilém Cok

Votes: 962

4. Na komete (1970)

74 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.9
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When a comet passes the earth very closely, it pulls a small part of North Africa with it. Carried along is a bunch of people. Among them Angelika, who just escaped from a ruthless weapon ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Zeman | Stars: Magda Vásáryová, Emil Horváth, Frantisek Filipovský, Cestmír Randa

Votes: 515

5. Where the Wild Things Are (1975)

Not Rated | 7 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.3
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A boy named Max imagines he is "Where The Wild Things Are''.

Director: Gene Deitch | Stars: Allen Swift, Peter Schickele

Votes: 258

6. Dimensions of Dialogue (1983)

12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.1
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Three surreal depictions of failures of communication that occur on all levels of human society.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 3,592

7. Thirty Maidens and Pythagoras (1977)

68 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.4
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Thirty female students in a second-year grammar school are resisting the efforts of old professor Machacek to teach them Pythagoras' theorem. But then, via a collective classroom vision, ... See full summary »

Director: Pavel Hobl | Stars: Milena Asmanová, Vlastimil Brodský, Petr Brukner, Marie Drahokoupilová

Votes: 56

8. The Apple Game (1977)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A young gynecologist can't figure out whether to get serious with a young nurse or to stay casual with his married lover. Things get complicated when both women don't want to play his game anymore.

Director: Vera Chytilová | Stars: Dagmar Bláhová, Jirí Menzel, Jirí Kodet, Evelyna Steimarová

Votes: 218

9. Byt (1968)

13 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.7
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A nondescript man is trapped in a sinister flat, where nothing seems to obey the laws of nature.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Ivan Kraus, Juraj Herz

Votes: 1,488

10. Zánik domu Usherú (1982)

15 min | Animation, Short, Horror

6.9
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In this animated version of Edgar Allan Poe's story, a traveller arrives at the Usher mansion to find that the sibling inhabitants are living under a mysterious family curse: The brother's ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Star: Petr Cepek

Votes: 635

11. Manly Games (1988)

Not Rated | 14 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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A man sits down to watch a football match, which seems to consist of the players being violently mutilated in various inventive ways. The players then leave the football pitch and invade ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Star: Miroslav Kuchar

Votes: 1,004

12. Castle of Otranto (1977)

Not Rated | 17 min | Animation, Short, Horror

6.8
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A mockumentary-style adaptation of the gothic 1764 novel of the same name, which includes Terry Gilliam-like animations throughout.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Milos Frýba, Jaroslav Vozáb

Votes: 428

13. Punch and Judy (1966)

10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Two puppets, Punch and Joey, do battle to the death over the custody of a live guinea pig.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Nad'a Munzarová, Jirí Procházka, Bohuslav Srámek

Votes: 878

14. Motýlí cas (1991)

84 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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Little Rehor isn't allowed to play with the other boys. His only friend is the girl next door, Luci. Rehor's father works as a doctor on a ship and he has sent Rehor a package with ... See full summary »

Director: Bretislav Pojar | Stars: Ludek Navratil, Katerina Machácková, Jaromír Hanzlík, Lubor Tokos

Votes: 100

15. The Club of the Laid Off (1989)

Not Rated | 25 min | Animation, Short

7.2
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Laid-off old mannequins spend their cracked and broken lives in an old, abandoned warehouse. New mannequins are brought to the warehouse. They are old as well, but from a younger generation... See full summary »

Director: Jirí Barta

Votes: 252

16. The Last Trick of Mr. Schwarcewallde and Mr. Edgar (1964)

Not Rated | 12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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Two magicians, Mr. Schwarzwald and Mr. Edgar, try to outdo each other in performing elaborate magic tricks, leading to a violent ending.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 781

17. Jabberwocky (1971)

14 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

7.2
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Lewis Carroll's poem is read and followed by a free-form animated depiction of images and toys from childhood, repeatedly overturned by a live cat.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 1,165

18. The Boy Who Became a Cupboar (1989)

Animation, Short, Comedy

7.6
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Parents of all children around the world held a congress to discuss how to deal with their misbehaving. All parents came together, only one was missing, parents of Silvester, the best boy ... See full summary »

Directors: Adolf Born, Jaroslav Doubrava, Milos Macourek | Star: Petr Nározný

Votes: 8

19. The Garden (1968)

Not Rated | 17 min | Short, Drama

7.4
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Josef shows his friend Frank his garden and his rabbits. Frank is most interested in the unsettling fact that Josef's garden fence is entirely made up of living people holding hands.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Jirí Hálek, Ludek Kopriva, Míla Myslíková, Václav Borovicka

Votes: 569

20. Teeny-Tiny and the Witch Woman (1980)

Not Rated | 14 min | Animation, Short, Horror

7.3
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This is a deviously scary story about a boy who outsmarts an old witch-woman before she can have him and his brothers for dinner.

Director: Gene Deitch | Star: Marie Rosulková

Votes: 45

21. The Hat (1982)

6 min | Animation, Short

7.6
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The Hat is the story of a poor, disabled veteran, named Benito Badoglio, who finds a magical hat (actually, it finds him) and how that changes his life.

Director: Gene Deitch

Votes: 13

22. Johann Sebastian Bach: Fantasia G-moll (1965)

Not Rated | 10 min | Animation, Short, Music

6.3
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A man plays the Bach piece of the title on the organ, accompanied by images of stone walls with cracks and holes that grow and shrink, intercut with images of doors and wire-meshed windows.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 683

23. Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears (1984)

10 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.4
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Director: Gene Deitch | Stars: James Earl Jones, Viktor Preiss

Votes: 12

24. Zlateh the Goat (1966)

Not Rated | 22 min | Short, Family

3.1
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With the holiday season approaching, poor Reuven, the furrier, has no recourse but to sell the family's beloved goat for supplies. But Aaron has other ideas!

Director: Gene Deitch | Stars: Václav Carda, Ludek Kopriva, Jana Sedova, Irena Cervenáková

Votes: 11

25. Briar-Rose or the Sleeping Beauty (1990)

22 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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On her fifteenth birthday the princess finds a diary written by her mother when she was young. The diary tells of her mother, the Queen's secret, early love. The Princess goes into the ... See full summary »

Director: Kihachiro Kawamoto | Star: Kyôko Kishida

Votes: 80

26. Captain Korda (1970)

84 min | Drama, Family

6.4
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Little Pepík from a children home and the train dispatcher "Captain" Korda (Vladimír Brabec) become friends in a hospital where they are both undergoing therapy. Korda loves children, and ... See full summary »

Director: Josef Pinkava | Stars: Vladimír Brabec, Milena Dvorská, Drahomíra Hofmanová, Jirí Vala

Votes: 21

27. The Ossuary (1970)

Not Rated | 10 min | Documentary, Short, Horror

7.1
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A non-narrative voyage round Sedlec Ossuary, which has been constructed from over 50,000 human skeletons (victims of the Black Death).

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 681

28. Mala carodejnice (1984)

96 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

7.0
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Director: Zdenek Smetana | Star: Jirina Bohdalová

Votes: 121

29. My Pragues Understand Me (1991)

59 min | Comedy

5.1
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A fictional story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's (Milan Steindler)stay in Prague. The film, in no case, claims any historical facts. It only tries to evoke the spirit of that time by ... See full summary »

Director: Vera Chytilová | Stars: Milan Steindler, Tereza Kucerová, Lenka Loubalová, Miloslav Mejzlík

Votes: 14

30. Sarâb (1982)

110 min | Adventure

7.3
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Mamluk is an unassuming, handsome young peasant who happens to have come along just in time to save the king from a fatal trap, and as a reward, the king offers him the amount of land he ... See full summary »

Director: Abdelhafidh Bouassida | Stars: Yorgo Voyagis, Bekim Fehmiu, Miroslav Machácek, Irene Papas

Votes: 7

31. Kyvadlo, jáma a nadeje (1984)

15 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

7.6
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A horrifying, surrealist version of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum" directed by the masterful animator Jan Svankmajer.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Star: Jan Zácek

Votes: 820

32. The Merry Circus (1951)

11 min | Animation, Short

6.2
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Director: Jirí Trnka

Votes: 53

33. Wings: A Tale of Two Chickens (1991)

Not Rated | 8 min | Animation, Short

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When Winnie, who never reads, lifts off with a foxy stranger, sensible Harriet must use every ounce of energy and brain power to rescue her.

Director: Gene Deitch

34. Historia Naturae, Suita (1967)

9 min | Animation, Short

6.8
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An eight-part portrait of animal species in the different biological classes, accompanied by a different style of music. Each animation mixes drawings, pictures, real animals and animated skeletons.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 633

35. Summer with Kate (1975– )

30 min | Family

7.0
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Stars: Katka Zatovicová, Jirí Vala, Ida Rapaicová, Emília Steigerová

Votes: 8

36. Et Cetera (1967)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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A small, animated figure learns how to use a whip, a pair of wings and a house.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 801

37. The Lion and the Song (1959)

16 min | Short, Animation

6.4
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A stop-motion film with no dialogue. A musician plays his music to animals. A Lion shows up.

Director: Bretislav Pojar

Votes: 110

38. In the Night Kitchen (1987)

Not Rated | 7 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.1
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Sendak's classic comic fantasy of Mickey's adventures in the night kitchen tells us how we get our morning cake.

Director: Gene Deitch | Star: Peter Schickele

Votes: 47

39. Oil Gobblers (1988)

20 min | Short, Sci-Fi

7.7
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A zoologist and a biochemist go out into an oilfield with a cameraman and filmmaker to observe and study the elusive oil gobblers.

Director: Jan Sverák | Stars: Lubomir Benes, Ivo Kaspar, Emil Nedbal, Jiri Nemec

Votes: 518

40. About the Tap Who Sang at the Opera (1990)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
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Story about a hard way to the stage. Our hero gives up his job in a restaurant to find fame on fortune at the opera. will he succeed?

Directors: Adolf Born, Jaroslav Doubrava | Stars: Marek Eben, Ondrej Havelka, Jitka Molavcová

Votes: 6

41. Nightangel (1987)

19 min | Animation, Short

7.3
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Directors: Jacques Drouin, Bretislav Pojar

Votes: 77

42. Don Sajn (1971)

30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.0
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The age-old story of Don Juan, played by giant puppets.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Star: Frantisek Filipovský

Votes: 395

43. Správná sestka (1992– )

Adventure, Family

7.0
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Stars: Jakub Hladík, Sandra Jirickova, Joachim Hermann Luger, Adam Novák

Votes: 16

44. Tichý týden v dome (1971)

20 min | Animation, Short

6.6
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A man, apparently on the run, takes shelter in a dilapidated house. Every day, he drills a hole through a wall and looks into one of the rooms, each time seeing a different surreal vision...

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Star: Václav Borovicka

Votes: 673

45. Diskzokej (1980)

10 min | Short

6.4
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An alarm clock wakes a man who washes his face, has breakfast, drives his car to work, spins records, returns home, and takes his pills. It's a world of circles - often seen from above: an ... See full summary »

Director: Jirí Barta

Votes: 176

46. The Musician and Death (1984)

9 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.7
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A paraphrase on the folk tales about the outwitted Death. This one is a story of a folk musician who plays his violin so well that Death lights a new life candle for him.

Director: Lubomir Benes

Votes: 69

47. Automat na prání (1968)

G | 78 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.0
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Vasek and Honza, two pupils of an elementary school in a small village, artfully move through the expositions of the Brno fair. They collect many leaflets, thoroughly inspect everything and... See full summary »

Director: Josef Pinkava | Stars: Vit Weingartner, Milan Zeman, Frantisek Filipovský, Josef Hlinomaz

Votes: 27

48. Sirius (1975)

50 min | Drama, War

7.8
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A young Czechoslovakian boy and the German shepherd that loves him - set during the Nazi occupation.

Director: Frantisek Vlácil | Stars: Michal Vavrusa, Jana Hlavácková, Karel Chromík, Vladimir Jedenáctik

Votes: 30

49. Modrá zásterka (1965)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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Director: Hermína Týrlová

Votes: 13

50. The Water Sprite's Fairy-tale (1973)

10 min | Animation, Short

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Director: Eduard Hofman | Star: Karel Höger


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