Jan Svěrák
(Czech Republic)

Jan Svěrák is a Czech film director. He is the son of screenwriter and actor Zdeněk Svěrák. He studied documentary filmmaking at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, from which he graduated in 1988. He and his films have received awards including the Academy Award, Crystal Globe, Golden Globe, and Tokyo Grand Prix. Jan is married with three children and lives in Prague.

Filmography
Sbohem, nádražíčko
1984
Však su vinař
985
Vesmírná odysea II
1986
Ropáci / Oil Gobblers
1988
Obecná škola / The Elementary School
1991
Akumulátor 1 / Accumulator 1
1994
Jízda / The Ride
1994
Kolja / Kolya
1996
Tmavomodrý svět / Dark Blue World
2001
Tatínek aneb Mramorizace Zdeňka Svěráka / Papa
2004
Vratné lahve / Empties
2007
Kuky se vrací
2010
Tři bratři
2014
Po strništi bos
2017

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