Tag Archives: Milos Kopecký

Vera Chytilová – Zelená ulice aka Green Street (1959)

Her first foray into documentary filmmaking was a short called Green Street (1959), a look at an over-loaded freight train departing from Prague. Though only nine minutes in length, Chytilová’s astute editing ensured a visual spectacle.

An early rare documentary by Věra Chytilová! Read More »

Zdenek Podskalský – Bílá paní AKA The White Lady (1965)

This castle has its own ghost – a mysterious White lady. She emerges from the painting on the wall when someone speaks out magic formula. White lady is a good ghost, she can make someone’s wishes true. Even if it is a new duct. But a miracle is not the thing that Communist leaders want in the town. Read More »