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Czech Bedtime Stories of the 1970s 1

Puppet Theatre
01.07.2018
11:00

Rumcajs, the Robber – How Rumcajs Started Robbing Again / O loupežníkovi Rumcajsovi – Jak se Rumcajs dal znovu na loupežničinu

director Ladislav Čapek

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 6min.
Rumcajs, the Robber series was based on the book by Václav Čtvrtek, scripts were written by Milan Napravník, and Radek Pilař did the visuals.

Poppy-seed Girl and Butterfly Emanuel – Poppy-seed Girl and Sad Emanuel / O makové panence a motýlu Emanuelovi - O makové panence a smutném Emanuelovi

director Václav Bedřich

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 6min.
Poppy-seed Girl and Butterfly Emanuel is a Czechoslovak bed-time story from 1972 based on the book by Václav Čtvrtek. After their first encounter on a poppy field, a top-hatted butterfly and a girl became friends and started to help each other.

A Story About Amalka, the Fairy – How Amalka Turned Into a Bird / Říkání o víle Amálce – Jak se udělala ptáčkem

director Václav Bedřich

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 6min.
The story was written by Václav Čtvrtek. The series was drawn and directed by Václav Bedřich, and has recently become big in Japan. Mist appeared in the forest, wind blew, …and suddenly Amálka appeared.

Poster Boy – A Reward for Good Grades / O klukovi z plakátu – Za dobré vysvědčení

director Josef Kábrt

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 6min.
First-grader Lukáš is walking to school one day and sees himself on a poster. The poster was by his father, a painter. Lukáš and the Poster Boy – also called Lukáš – become friends.

Mach and Šebestová – About a Detached Phone Receiver / Mach a Šebestová – O utrženém sluchátku

director Miloš Macourek, Adolf Born, Jaroslav Doubrava

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 8min.
Mach and Šebestová is about third-grade pupils who by chance get a magical detached phone receiver. The script of this popular series was written by Miloš Macourek with visuals by Adolf Born.

Rákosníček and Stars – How Rákosníček Saved the North Star From a Sunbeam / Rákosníček a hvězdy – Jak Rákosníček zachránil Polárku před slunečním paprskem

director Zdeněk Smetana

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 6min.
The first stories about Rákosníček are about his adventures with stars and how he fixes problems with the night sky. He is full of ideas and all the stories have a happy ending.

Fík, the Maxi Dog – How Fík, the Maxi Dog Was Born / Maxipes Fík – Zrození Maxipsa Fíka

director Václav Bedřich

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 8min.
Once upon a time, Ája’s dad gave her a puppy. The girl called the dog Fík, and he grew and grew so quickly that firstly a shoe box was too small for him, then a basket, and then even a kennel couldn’t fit him. When did he stop growing? After he learnt to speak, he drank a barrel of beer. And he hasn’t grown since.

Bob and Bobek - Skating / Bob a Bobek – Na bruslích

director Václav Bedřich

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country: Czech Republic
duration: 6min.
Pokuston’s hat is no ordinary hat. Two bunnies live inside it – Bob and Bobek. Although Bob is very smart and diligent, he’s not as ingenious as the younger Bobek. Each morning, the hat leads them on new adventures.