Czech Film Week to showcase nation’s cinema in Israel
Czech cinema is to be celebrated in Israel from August 19 to September 8 via Czech Film Week. Screenings will take place across the country in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Haifa, Rosh Pina, Sderot and Holon. Both old classics such as “Loves of a Blonde” (1965) and “Closely Watched Trains” (1966) as well as newer films such as 2011’s “Long Live the Family” will be screened. The producer of the latter, Radim Procházka, will be in attendance at the festival. The event is co-sponsored by The Czech Center in Tel Aviv and the Czech Embassy.