Snake Brothers

film, Czech That Film Festival

June 13, 2017, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] Brothers Viper and Cobra Snake, in their late and early thirties respectively, live in a small Czech town not far from Prague. Coming from a disfunctional family, they both feel...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

The Great Gatsby Dance Party

dance party

June 9, 2017, 7:00 - 11:00 PM

[4th Floor] “Can’t repeat the past? Why of course you can!” Celebrate with us the good ol’ jazz age while we swing it in with a roaring dance and live music by Express Orchestra at...
Organized by: Association of Free Czechoslovak Sportsmen, BBLA

Arts in Exile

short films

June 8, 2017, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] A selection of five short films produced in East Germany that feature prominent artists in exile from the Nazis. Original interviews with the artists, close family members, and...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

Scouts Rising From the Dust

film and discussion

June 7, 2017, 7:00 PM

[3rd Floor] A documentary film presenting the story of persecution of the Scout organization members during the communist regime in Slovakia. Junaci z prachu (Scouts Rising From the Dust),...
Organized by: SVU New York, Nation's Memory Institute, BBLA, Consulate General of Slovakia in New York

That Trip We Took with Dad


June 6, 2017, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] Romania, 1968. Two very different brothers: Mihai is a secret police informant, Emil is a dedicated dissident. When they have the opportunity to have their ailing father’s...
Organized by: Czech Center NY