Jirí Menzel

Feb 23, 1938
Prague, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic)


With his debut feature film Closely Watched Trains (1966), Czechoslovakian filmmaker Jiøí Menzel became an important member in Czech New Wave cinema and won an Academy Award. Menzel started out as an assistant director and occasional actor for Vera Chytilova following his graduation from the Prague film school F.A.M.U. In 1965, Menzel directed an… More


Jirí Menzel Videos

I Served The King Of England
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