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The Hen and the Sexton (1951)

Slepice a kostelník (original title)
Cooperative members are harvesting crops, trying to get new water piping installed and preparing to plough away the field boundaries in autumn. Local kulak Voznica (Vladimír Repa) doesn't ... See full summary »

Writers:

Jaroslav Zrotal (play), Jaroslav Zrotal (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Vlasta Burian ... Kodytek
Otomar Korbelár Otomar Korbelár ... Tonek Peknica
Jirina Stepnicková ... Tereza
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Josef Bek ... SNB Member
Jirina Bílá Jirina Bílá
Otto Cermák Otto Cermák ... Vaclav
Frantisek Miroslav Doubrava Frantisek Miroslav Doubrava ... Brigadier
Eman Fiala Eman Fiala ... Spacil
Darja Hajská Darja Hajská ... Pavlena
Josef Hlinomaz ... Sárl's Comrade
Karel Holas Karel Holas ... Josifek Rerabek
Karel Hovorka Karel Hovorka ... Union Worker
Bohus Hradil Bohus Hradil ... Lojza
Marie Jezková Marie Jezková ... Kodytkova
Josef Kemr ... Smisek
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Storyline

Cooperative members are harvesting crops, trying to get new water piping installed and preparing to plough away the field boundaries in autumn. Local kulak Voznica (Vladimír Repa) doesn't like any of this so he forces sexton Kodýtek (Vlasta Burian) to help him sabotage their efforts. Written by filmarchives-online

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Sasa Rasilov turned down the part of Kodýtek, eventually played by Vlasta Burian. See more »

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Referenced in Bohéma: Dvojí tváre (2017) See more »

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

6 April 1951 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

The Hen and the Sexton See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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