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September at CCNY

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DON'T MISS THE CHANCE TO SEE THE EXHIBITION 'AUGUST 21, 1968'
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EXHIBITION 'AUGUST 21, 1968'

20 iconic photographs capture the dramatic events of August 21, 1968 in Czechoslovakia. An army of soldiers of five Soviet bloc states invaded the country with heavy military equipment.  

On view in the Gallery until October 5, 2018
Photo © Libuše Kyndrová
 
CZECHOSLOVAK NEW WAVE AT LINCOLN CENTER
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TRIBUTE TO MILOŠ FORMAN:
SPECIAL SCREENING OF BLACK PETER
Miloš Forman's first narrative feature - a wry, sensitive snapshot of an awkward young man stumbling into adulthood - laid the foundation for the Czechoslovak New Wave.

September 21, 7PM (6PM Reception)
September 23, 4PM 

Get your tickets HERE
 
THE POWER OF THE POWERLESS: 
BANNED FILMS FROM THE CZECHOSLOVAK NEW WAVE
Presented by Czech Center New York and Film Society of Lincoln Center. 
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DAISIES
Wherever they go, they provoke. A film about two Maries and the vicious circle of pseudo values and pseudo relationships. Directed by Věra Chytilová.

September 21, 9PM 
September 22, 6:15PM
Get your tickets HERE
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THE END OF A PRIEST
This blasphemous black comedy charts the chaos that erupts when a lowly sexton is mistaken for a priest by a singularly sinful flock of country parishioners. Directed by Evald Schorm.
 
September 22, 2PM
September 23, 8:15PM 

Get your tickets HERE
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CASE FOR THE NEW HANGMAN
This lost classic of the Czechoslovak New Wave is a hallucinogenic swirl of Gulliver’s Travels, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and Kafkaesque surrealism. Directed by Pavel Juráček.

September 22, 4PM
September 23, 6PM

Get your tickets HERE
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FRUIT OF THE PARADISE
An experimental, densely symbolic retelling of Adam and Eve, Fruit of Paradise opens before "the Fall," as Josef and Eva wander nude through an Eden. Directed by Věra Chytilová.
 
September 22, 8PM 
September 23, 2PM 

Get your tickets HERE
 
 
REHEARSAL FOR TRUTH
In honor of the late Czech President, Václav Havel, celebrate Central European theatre and his legacy as a playwright with live performances, Q&A panels, and exhibitions. Presented by VHLF, BBLA & CCNY. 
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THE NIGHT BEFORE THE FUNERAL
Family drama by Natálie Kocáb serves to examine modern Czech Republic's complexities. Presented by United Theatre Co. No. 61 & Švanda Theatre, directed by Edward Einhorn.  
 
September 25, 7:30PM, in the Ballroom 
RSVP HERE
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PROTEST/DEBT
These dramas by Václav Havel and Marek Hejduk portray the era of transition from totalitarianism to democratic renewal with questions about society, politics, and the role of an individual. Presented by Švanda Theatre, Prague. 
September 26, 8PM, in the Ballroom 
RSVP HERE
 
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PANKRÁC 45
Drama by Martina Kinská encompasses the atmosphere of hostility during the "national cleansing." Presented by the New School for Drama, directed by Stephen Brown-Fried.
 
September 28, 6PM, in the Gallery
RSVP HERE
More information about REHEARSAL FOR TRUTH Festival 2018 HERE


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