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School for Fathers (1957)

Skola otcu (original title)
Jindrich Pelikán, an older teacher from the city of Brno, comes to teach in the small town of Milonice. His predecessor was very easy on the fifth grade class to which he is assigned. When ... See full summary »

Director:

Ladislav Helge

Writers:

Ladislav Helge (screenplay), Ivan Kríz (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Karel Höger ... Jindrich Pelikán
Blazena Holisová ... Andulka Novotná
Josef Mixa Josef Mixa ... Schoolmaster Pohanka
Ladislav Pesek ... Teacher Bajtek
Vladimír Hlavatý ... Janouch
Marie Vásová ... Janouchová
Rudolf Hrusínský ... Mlcoch
Stanislav Neumann ... Janitor
Helena Kruzíková ... Kotacková
Josef Beyvl ... Teacher Burian
Arnost Faltýnek Arnost Faltýnek ... Bláha
Stella Zázvorková ... Bedrnová
Jirí Valenta Jirí Valenta ... Matousek
Eliska Svobodová Eliska Svobodová ... Zálesáková
Jan Skopecek ... Arnost Krejcík
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Storyline

Jindrich Pelikán, an older teacher from the city of Brno, comes to teach in the small town of Milonice. His predecessor was very easy on the fifth grade class to which he is assigned. When he imposes real standards, everyone is upset - the students, their parents and the schoolmaster. The only person on the staff who appreciates his principles and his courage in sticking to them is another teacher, Andulka. Written by Garon Smith

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Drama

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Referenced in Krásný ztráty: Episode dated 12 May 2011 (2011) See more »

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

8 November 1957 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

Apák iskolája See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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