Lions of Czech Film

Recent award-winning and popular Czech films, presented in partnership with the Embassy of the Czech Republic. Screenings are held every other 2nd Wednesday, in February, April, June, August, October and December.

Download a brochure with information on the fall/winter 2016 films.

Upcoming Films

Tiger Theory
(nr) 106 min
in Czech with English subtitles

Czech That Film Festival, April 12 & 13. A box-office smash in the Czech Republic, director Radek Bajgar’s poignant debut takes viewers on the road with veterinarian Jan, who yearns for the call of the wild. An unconventional patient gives him an idea, setting him on a journey of self-discovery that just might change his life for the better, even though it might lead him to the nuthouse along the way.

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One Show Only!
Wed, Apr 12 at 8PM
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The Teacher
(nr) 102 min
in Slovak with English subtitles

Czech That Film Festival, April 12 & 13. Set in the early 1980s in Czechoslovakia, an elementary school principal calls an urgent meeting for parents. There are allegations that a seemingly kind teacher is using her students to manipulate their parents into providing a host of perks. Will the teacher’s cozy connections with the Communist Party keep the parents silent or will they stand up against the corruption?

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One Show Only!
Thu, Apr 13 at 5:15PM
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The Devil’s Mistress
(nr) 106 min
in Czech with English subtitles

Czech That Film Festival, April 12 & 13. Beautiful Czech actress Lída Baarová takes Germany’s silver screen by storm and in the process steals the heart of one of the Third Reich’s most powerful men — Joseph Goebbels, the Minister of Propaganda. Baarová rejects offers from Hollywood to enter into a passionate affair with one of Hitler’s closest followers, but at what price?

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One Show Only!
Thu, Apr 13 at 8PM
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Showing Today Fri, Mar 24

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Admission (as of July 1, 2016): $12.25 Adults, $9.00 Matinee Shows, $9.50 Seniors (62+), $9.75 Students, $9.25 Children (12 & under) and Military, $8.00 Avalon Members, $7.00 Seniors who are Avalon Members.
Same rates apply to Wednesday Signature Series programs. Avalon Members must purchase their discounted tickets at the box office.

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