Tomas Garrigue Masaryk: A Liberator

  • Czech Republic
Audio Tracks

DAFilms is running Something Different: A Věra Chytilová Retrospective through the rest of the month.

Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk was the first President of Czechoslovakia (1918-1935), independence movement leader and philosopher. After the Velvet Revolution, Chytilová turns to Masaryk to ensure some continuity between her country’s past and present.


  • Original title
    TGM Osvoboditel
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Věra Chytilová
  • DOP
    Jaromír Šofr, Jaromír Kačer, Jiří Šimůnek
  • Editing
    Ivana Kačírková
  • Sound
    Libor Sedláček
  • Duration
    60 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
    • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Distribution


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