Věra Chytilová (Czech Republic)

Věra Chytilová (2 February 1929 – 12 March 2014) was an avant-garde Czech film director and pioneer of Czech cinema. Banned by the Czechoslovak government in the 1960s, she is best known for her Czech New Wave film, Sedmikrásky (Daisies). Vlčí bouda (1987) was entered into the 37th Berlin International Film Festival and Tainted Horseplay (1989) was entered into the 16th Moscow International Film Festival and The Inheritance or Fuckoffguysgoodday (1992) was entered into the 18th Moscow International Film Festival. For her work, she received the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, Medal of Merit and the Czech Lion award.

Filmography

  • Dům na Ořechovce
    1959
  • Zelená ulice
    1960
  • Pan Ká
    1960
  • Kočičina
    1960
  • Žurnál FAMU
    1961
  • Strop / The Ceiling
    1961
  • Pytel blech / A Bagful of Fleas
    1962
  • O něčem jiném / Something Different
    1963
  • Perličky na dně / Pearls of the Deep
    1965
  • Sedmikrásky / Daisies
    1966
  • Ovoce stromů rajských jíme / Fruit of Paradise
    1969
  • Kamarádi
    1971
  • Hra o jablko / The Apple Game
    1976
  • Čas je neúprosný / Inexorable Time
    1978
  • Panelstory
    1979
  • Kalamita / Calamity
    1981
  • Chytilová Versus Forman − Consciousness of Continuity
    1981
  • Faunovo velmi pozdní odpoledne / The Very Late Afternoon of the Faun
    1983
  • Praha - neklidné srdce Evropy / Prague: The Troubled Heart of Europe
    1984
  • Vlčí bouda / Wolf's Hole
    1986
  • Šašek a královna / The Jester and the Queen
    1987
  • Kopytem sem, kopytem tam / Tainted Horseplay
    1988
  • T. G. M. - osvoboditel / Tomas Garrigue Masaryk a Liberator
    1990
  • Mí Pražané mi rozumějí / My Citizens of Prague Understand Me
    1991
  • Dědictví aneb Kurvahošigutntag / The Inheritance or Fuckoffguysgoodbye
    1992
  • Pasti, pasti, pastičky / Trap, Trap, Little Trap
    1998
  • Vzlety a pády / Flights and Falls
    2000
  • Vyhnání z ráje / Exile from Paradise
    2001
  • Pátrání po Ester
    2005
  • Hezké chvilky bez záruky / Pleasant Memories
    2006
  • O láskách týraných, cyklus České milování
    2009
  • Inventura Febia
    2011

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