Empties (Czech: Vratné lahve) is a film directed by Jan Svěrák and written by his father Zdeněk Svěrák, who also stars in the film. It was released first in the Czech Republic in March The film is a comedy from the same team which made Kolya. Eliska is supposed to be a professional teacher of German, yet in the German sentences she speaks in the course of the movie, her German has a heavy Czech accent, much worse than that of her supposed student. And, when Eliska is asked to translate the sentence, "I work for the city administration," her German . Oct 6, Movie Info. The long-anticipated seriocomedy Empties constitutes director Jan Sverak's third installment in his trilogy on aging that commenced with The Elementary School () and continued with the beloved Kolya (). The filmmaker's father, Zdenak Sverak, stars as Josef Tkaloun, a curmudgeonly.
Is Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Crackle, iTunes, etc. streaming Empties? Find out where to watch movies online now!. About the Movie. EMPTIES is the last in a trilogy from director Jan Svěrák and his father, screenwriter/actor Zdeněk Svěrák. The trilogy began with the Academy Award-nominated ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, exploring childhood, continued into adulthood with the Academy Award-winning KOLYA, and now comes to completion. Jul 8, The post-retirement antics of a cantankerous Czech horndog make for bittersweet dramedy in “Empties,” latest collaboration between “Kolya” helmer Jan Sverak and his writer-thesp dad, Zdenek. Though well on its way to becoming the most successful Czech film ever following boffo March domestic bow.
Empties is a film directed by Jan Sverák with Zdenek Sverák, Tatiana Vilhelmová, Daniela Kolárová, Alena Vránová, . Year: Original title: Vratné lahve ( Empties). Synopsis: "Kolya" won director Czech Jan Sverak an Oscar. His new film has a similarly charming hero, namely Josef, a retired teacher, who is willing to go. Czech released, PAL/Region Free DVD: it WILL NOT play on standard US DVD player. Spoken LANGUAGE: CZECH; SUBTITLES: ENGLISH, CZECH; WIDESCREEN, SYNOPSIS: This film is the last in a trilogy from director Jan Sverak and screenwriter/actor Zdenek Sverak. The trilogy began with The Elementary School.