Zdenek Sverák


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As a result of being a dedicated Czech language teacher, Mr. Svìrák had little time for his creative writing. However, he soon opted to write articles for magazines, short stories for the youth, and TV screenplays. He also worked in the Czechoslavakian Radio on an entertainment program. In 1966, Mr Svìrák co-founded "The Theater of Jára Cimrman", ... See full bio »

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6 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Kolya Writer
(1996)
Empties Writer
(2007)
Accumulator 1 Writer
(1994)

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 2017 Barefoot (book "Po strnisti bos")
 2010 Zas je tady silvestr (TV Movie) (skit - uncredited)
 2007 Empties (screenplay) / (story)
 2006 Cimrman v risi hudby (Video)
 2002 The Plum Tree (Video) (play)
 2001 Dark Blue World (screenplay) / (story)
 1998 Blaník (Video) (play)
 1997 Akt (Video) (play)
 1997 Dlouhý, Siroký a Krátkozraký (Video) (play)
 1997 Dumb Bobes, or Czech Tarzan (Video) (play)
 1997 Hospoda na mýtince (Video) (play)
 1997 Lijavec (Video) (play)
 1997 Murder in a Parlor Car Compartment (Video) (play)
 1997 Posel z Liptákova (Video) (play)
 1997 Vysetrování ztráty trídní knihy (Video) (play)
 1997 Záskok (Video) (play)
 1997 Ruffiano and Sweeteeth (screenplay) / (story)
 1996 Dve z policejní brasny (TV Movie) (written by)
 1996 Kolya (screenplay)
 1994 Accumulator 1 (screenplay)
 1992 Osvetová prednáska v Suché Vrbici (TV Movie) (scenario)
 1991 Dobytí severního pólu (Video) (play - as Jára Cimrman)
 1991 The Elementary School (screenplay) / (story)
 1986-1990 Veselé príhody z natácení (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- 5 díl (1990)
- 4 díl (1988)
- 3 díl (1988)
- 2 díl (1988)
- 1 díl (1986)
 1989 Radovanovy radovánky (TV Series)
 1989 Utopím si ho sám (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 An Uncertain Season (screenplay) / (story)
 1987 Narostl mu hrebinek (Short) (screenplay)
 1985 Prípad Platfus (TV Movie)
 1985 My Sweet Little Village (screenplay) / (story)
 1985 What's Up Doc? (screenplay)
 1985 Dissolved and Effused (play "Vrazda v salónním coupé") / (screenplay)
 1984 The Three Veterans (co-screenplay)
 1983 Inzerát (TV Movie)
 1983 Jára Cimrman Lying, Sleeping (screenplay) / (story)
 1981 The Hit (screenplay) / (story)
 1981 Run, Waiter, Run! (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 Ball Lightning (screenplay) / (story)
 1977 Long Live Ghosts! (screenplay)
 1977 Thirty Maidens and Pythagoras (screenplay)
 1976 Dvere (TV Movie)
 1976 Marecku, Pass Me the Pen! (screenplay) / (story)
 1976 Secluded, Near Woods (screenplay) / (story)
 1975 Hledám paní na hlídání (TV Short)
 1975 Kabaret U dobré pohody (TV Series) (comedy skit "V chaloupky stínu" - 1 episode)
- Kabaret U Dobré pohody c.9 (1975) ... (comedy skit "V chaloupky stínu")
 1974 Kdo hledá zlaté dno (screenplay)
 1974 Muz, který se spustil (TV Short)
 1974 Joachim, Put It in the Machine (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 Nada Urbánková: Pekar Vilém a slicná Nada (Video short) (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Nemy Bobes (1971) See more »

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1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jára Cimrman | Zdenek Sverák and Collective | Václav Sverák
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Being a member of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia for eight years, he dropped out one year after the Prague Spring events. See more »

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