Tag: Czech Republic

Portrait d’homme (1855)

Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Portrait d’homme (Antonin Proust?) 1855 Oil on canvas, 56 x 47 cm National Gallery, Prague See also: • Antonin Proust (1832-1905)

Otto Primavesi

(1868–1926) Otto and Eugenia Primavesi.   Born February 27 1868 Olomouc (Czech Republic) Died February 8 1926 Vienna (Austria) Wife Eugenia Primavesi (1874-1962) Daughter Mäda Primavesi (1903-2000) Occupation Art Patron Banker

Giacomo Casanova

(1725–1798) Giacomo Girolamo Casanova Jacques, Chevalier de Seingalt Works: • The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt (English) Filmography as Writer: Il Casanova di Federico Fellini 1976 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Donald Sutherland, Tina Aumont     Casanova in Film: La nuit de…

Karel Reisz

(1926–2002) Filmography as Director: Isadora 1968 Director: Karel Reisz Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, John Fraser   Born July 21 1926 Ostrava (Czech Republic) Died November 25 2002 Camden, London (England) Occupation Film director Award BAFTA

Miloš Forman

(1932–2018) Jan Tomáš “Miloš” Forman Filmography as Director: Amadeus 1984 Director: Miloš Forman Cast: Tom Hulce, F. Murray Abraham     Goya’s Ghosts 2006 Director: Miloš Forman Starring: Javier Bardem, Natalie Portman   Born February 18 1932 Čáslav (Czech Republic) Died April 13 2018 Danbury, CT…

Ivan Passer

(1933–2020) Filmography as Director: Stalin 1992 Director: Ivan Passer Starring: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond   Born July 10 1933 Prague (Czech Republic) Died January 9 2020 Reno, NV (USA) Occupation Film director Screenwriter Writer