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Klusák, Jan 1934-

Overview
Works: 149 works in 219 publications in 3 languages and 1,220 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical settings  Manuscripts  Humor  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Composer, Actor, Performer, Librettist, Adapter, Contributor, Translator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jan Klusák
Sedmikrasky Daisies ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in Czech and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two teenage girls decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which they consume and destroy the world about them
Valerie a týden divů Valerie and her week of wonders ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Czech and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bewitching fairy tale about a young girl's coming of age. Valerie discovers the world is not what it seems after she gets a pair of magical earrings. Her quaint little village is actually a haven for blood-sucking vampires. Her grandmother is really an evil old crone. The local farmers are lechers, and the town's priest harbors strange desires
Návrat ztraceného syna Return of the prodigal son ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Czech and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological drama about a family man, who is an engineer unable to adjust to the world around him after his suicide attempt
Perličky na dně Pearls of the deep ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Czech and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A manifesto of sorts for the Czech New Wave, this five-part anthology shows off the breadth of expression and the versatility of the movement's directors. Based on the stories by the legendary writer, Bohumil Hrabal, the shorts range from the surreally chilling to the caustically observant to the casually romantic, but all have a cutting, wily view of the world. Smrt pana Baltazara = Mr. Baltazar's death: A group of aimless, nostalgia-inclined folks gather from far and wide to watch a motorcycle race. Podvodníci = The imposters: Two old men in a hospital talk about their younger days, boasting of their professional accomplishments. Dům radosti = The house of joy: Two life and funeral insurance salesmen visit an outsider artist. Automat svět = Restaurant of the world: Centers on a wedding celebration in a café where surreal happenings occur. Romance: Focuses on a flirtation between a handsome young Czechoslovakian plumber and a Gypsy teenager
The end of August at the Hotel Ozone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Czech and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Jan Schmidt paints a chilling, bleak picture of the future. Nuclear war has destroyed almost all civilization. A group of women has gone to primal barbarity to survive. They go in search for men to help them have children
O slavnosti a hostech ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Czech and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A political thriller that satirizes unquestioned conformity. A group of happy picnickers run afoul of a bullying sadist who has an unbreakable hold over his followers. After he interrogates one of them, a stranger then invites everyone to an elegant, formal banquet in the woods. The affair is bizarre, and ends with the group armed and hunting down a guest who chose not to remain
Variace na téma Gustave Mahlera, per grande orchestra by Jan Klusák ( )
7 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Variations on a theme by Gustav Mahler by Jan Klusák ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1969 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonáta, pro housle a dechové nástroje (1964/65) by Jan Klusák ( )
3 editions published in 1966 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dämmerklarheit : sechs Konzertarien auf Friedrich Rückert : for low voice, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 horns, 2 bassoons, and contrabassoon by Jan Klusák ( )
2 editions published in 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sedmikrasky Daisies by Vira Chytilová ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Czech and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two teenage girls decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which they consume and destroy the world about them
III. Invence : pro smyčce, 1962 by Jan Klusák ( )
3 editions published in 1965 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Čtyři malá hlasová cvičení by Jan Klusák ( )
6 editions published in 1968 in Czech and Multiple languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I. invence : pro komorní orchestr (1961) by Jan Klusák ( )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
IV. invence pro orchestr (1964) by Jan Klusák ( )
6 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zpráva o Gustavu Mahlerovi by Jan Klusák ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zaostalí forever by Zaostalí (Group of artists) ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Czech and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cimrman v říši hudby : hudebni profil znovu objeveného českého génia ( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in Czech and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures for 12 wind instruments by Jan Klusák ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dämmerklarheit : sechs Konzertarien auf Friedrich Rückert : for low voice and piano by Jan Klusák ( )
2 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Klusak, I︠A︡n, 1934-
Klusák, Jan-Filip 1934-
Porges, Jan Filip 1934- Wirklicher Name
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