Little Brother Karel

  • Czech Republic
  • Poland
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We have more in common with our Polish neighbors than we might think. A similar history, similar fates suffered by our heroes, and Karel Kryl. A parallel biographical look at the lives of Karel Kryl and the director Krystyna Krauze, who was born in the Polish town of Oliwa. A few years after her birth, Kryl’s song The Organ in Oliwa would become the unofficial hymn of Poland’s Solidarity movement.

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  • Original title
    Bratříček Karel
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Krystyna Krauze
  • DOP
    Jacek Petrycki, Daniel Šperl
  • Editing
    Matouš Outrata
  • Music
    Karel Kryl
  • Sound
    Daniel Němec
  • Duration
    79 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
    • Poland
  • Colour
    • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • Jihlava IDFF 2016 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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