Scene from the film Oh, What a Struggle It Was!
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Oh, What a Struggle It Was!

  • Czech Republic
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In this playful experimental film, documentary maker and animator Pavel Koutecký captures Prague during campaigning for the first free elections in 1990. Old political posters recall an atmosphere of belief in democracy and disgust with the years of communist dictatorship.


  • Original Title
    Oj, to byl boj!
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Stano Slušný
  • Editing
    Jan Petras
  • Runtime
    7 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
      • AFiS - Asociace Film & Sociologie
      • Pod Zvonařkou 10
      • 120 00 Praha 2
      • Czech Republic
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