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When a famous American writer accepts a quest from a Czech emigrant to bring him back unique Yiddish manuscripts, he accepts not only a dangerous journey to Prague, where he is watched at every step he makes by communist secret police, but... See more »

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Nathan Zuckerman
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Olga
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Rudolf Bolotka
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Sisovský
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Eva Kalinová
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Blecha
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Nicole J. Adelman ...
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Markéta Galuszková
David Sir ...
Hotel receptionist
Alexander Surkala ...
cameraman CNN

Directed by

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Irena Pavlásková

Written by

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Philip Roth ... (novella)
Irena Pavlásková ... (adaptation)

Produced by

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David Blümel ... co-producer
Michal Kracmer ... producer
Petr Kutac ... co-producer
Silvia Panaková ... co-producer
Viktor Schwarcz ... producer
Jan Unger ... line producer

Cinematography by

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Alexander Surkala

Production Design by

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Jirí Sternwald ... production designer

Makeup Department

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Lucie Kuprova ... makeup supervisor
Andrea McDonald ... makeup designer

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Jan Gregor ... third assistant director
Vlastimil Kaderabek ... first assistant director
Filip Moravec ... second assistant director

Sound Department

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Igor Pokorný ... sound mixer
Vojta Ptácek ... sound assistant
Vojta Vetrovec ... boom operator

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Javier Menéndez ... visual effects supervisor
Klára Petrsová ... visual effects production manager: PFX
Selvakumar ... digital compositor

Camera and Electrical Department

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Petr Granilla ... key grip
Alex Stevenson ... lighting technician
Jiri Vatka ... d.i.t.
Simona Weisslechner ... first assistant camera

Script and Continuity Department

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Martin Daniel ... script editor
Pavel Jech ... script editor

Additional Crew

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Joe Weintraub ... Dialogue Coach

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Special Effects

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  • PFX (Visual effects)

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

When a famous American writer accepts a quest from a Czech emigrant to bring him back unique Yiddish manuscripts, he accepts not only a dangerous journey to Prague, where he is watched at every step he makes by communist secret police, but he also needs to face emigrant's flamboyant and wild wife. She is in a possession of the manuscripts and she is very angry at her husband, as he left her with his mistress for the US. She will not surrender the manuscripts easily.

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Also Known As
  • The Prague Orgy (Canada, English title)
  • The Prague Orgy (World-wide, English title)
  • Пражская оргия (Russia)
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  • 90 min
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Trivia The story is inspired by Philip Roth's own experiences when he was traveling to Prague in the 1970s to meet Milan Kundera, Ivan Klíma, Ludvík Vaculík and other banned authors at that time in communist Czechoslovakia. See more »

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