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Chytilová, Věra 1929-2014

Overview
Works: 80 works in 161 publications in 5 languages and 1,014 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Short films  Biography  New wave films  Experimental films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Restager , Author, Performer, Film editor, Other, Creator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Věra Chytilová
Sedmikrasky Daisies( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in Czech and held by 390 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
Perličky na dně Pearls of the deep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Czech and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smrt pana Baltazara = Mr. Baltazar's death: A group of aimless, nostalgia-inclined folks gather from far and wide to watch a motorcycle race
Pearls of the Czech new wave( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Czech and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a wicked sense of humor and a healthy streak of surrealism, a group of Czech directors began to speak out about Communism's hypocrisy and absurdity. These six titles are express their thoughts from a remarkable time and place
Ovoce stromů rajských jíme Fruit of paradise( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Czech and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this modern, highly stylized adaptation of the Adam and Eve story, a couple vacationing at a spa is offered the forbidden fruit of Eden. The husband, Robert, refuses to eat the apple, but wife Eva bites into the luscious fruit."--Container
Pearls of the deep [Five films based on the stories of Bohumil Hrabal] by Jiří Menzel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Czech and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five short films by Czech new wave directors, each based on a Bohumil Hrabal story
Sedmikrasky Daisies by Věra Chytilová( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 64 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
Daisies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in Czech and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee jonge vrouwen die allebei Marie heten rebelleren tegen de samenleving
Sedmikrásky Les petites marguerites by Věra Chytilová( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Czech and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Marie 1 et Marie 2 s'ennuient fermement. Leur occupation favorite consiste à se faire inviter au restaurant par des hommes d'âge mûr, puis à les éconduire prestement. Fatiguées de trouver le monde vide de sens, elles décident de jouer le jeu à fond, semant désordres et scandales, crescendo, dans des lieux publics
Perlicky na dne Les petites perles au fond de l'eau by Bohumil Hrabal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Czech and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Šašek a královna( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Czech caretaker of an historic castle imagines himself as a medieval court jester. The story shifts between the present day, and his imaginings of the medieval court and the increasingly sadistic Queen
Tausendschönchen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ovoce stromu rajskych jime Les fruits du paradis by Věra Chytilová( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in Czech and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vaut-il mieux vivre dans une heureuse ignorance ou faut-il choisir la vérité et subir les conséquences de la connaissance ? Les époux Eva et Josef se trouvent dans une pension de famille. Eva, intriguée par Robert, un mystérieux étranger, visite sa chambre en cachette. Elle comprend qu'il s'agit de l'assassin de femmes recherché par la police. Josef ne veut pas y croire...Film métaphor(ique sur l'histoire biblique d'Adam et Eve, vision philosophique de la socièté contemporaine, ambitieuse parabole sur la vie des femmes dans un monde d'hommes...Un film avant-gardiste
Kalamita( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Czech and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hero, Honza Dostál, experiences many small calamities in life. After higher education, he wants to experience something completely different. He becomes a train engineer, like his forefathers. But he drives straight into an avalanche
Dědictví aneb kurvahošigutntag by Věra Chytilová( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in Czech and No Linguistic content and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a poor man who inherits a million dollars and a lot of valuable property in the big city, and how he discovers who his friends really are
Les petites marguerites Sedmikrasky by Věra Chytilová( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie 1 et Marie 2 sennuient fermement. Leur occupation favorite consiste à se faire inviter au restaurant par des hommes dâge mûr, puis à les éconduire prestement. Fatiguées de trouver le monde vide de sens, elles décident de jouer le jeu à fond, semant désordres et scandales, crescendo, dans des lieux publics Une oeuvre déconcertante et anticonformiste qui porte une réflexion intéressante sur une société en crise et pervertie
3 1/2 by Jiří Janoušek( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

První ze série publikací, které chtějí zachytit velké, světovou pozornost vyvolavší činy naší i cizí kinematografie. Obsahuje projevy autorů, úplné scénáře, výňatky ze zahraničních kritik a Liehmovo a Bočkovo hodnocení filmů
Las Margaritas( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in Czech and Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dos chicas jóvenes concluyen, mientras toman el sol en bikini, que si "en este mundo todo está corrompido, estaremos corrompidas nosotras también". Así se activa el mecanismo que pone en marcha la película: una tras otra, se irán produciendo escenas inconexas en las cuales las dos protagonistas juegan a ser malas con su entorno. Una verdadera crítica de la sociedad contemporánea y de la posición que ocupa la mujer en un mundo dominado por lo masculino
Daisies (Sedmikrásky)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearls of the Czech New Wave( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pravda by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las estructuras, los clichés y los estereotipos del western tradicional sirven de coartada para una reflexión sobre la lucha de clases y la desestimación del cine burgués (Viento del este)
 
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Alternative Names
Chytilov, Vira 1929-2014

Věra Chytilov czech director, professor and university educator

Věra Chytilov regista ceca

Věra Chytilov tschechische Regisseurin, Schauspielerin und Drehbuchautorin

Věra Chytilov Tsjechisch filmregisseur

Vera Hītilova

Вера Хитилова

Віра Хитілова

Хитилова, Вера

ヴェラ・ヒティロヴァ

维拉希蒂洛娃

Languages
Czech (76)

German (6)

English (6)

French (1)

Spanish (1)