A Blue Day

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Modrý den

Script: František Vláčil, Vladimír Sís
Photography: Jan Čuřík
Editing: Miloslav Hájek
Sound: Karel Cajthaml
Music: Rudolf Kubín
Color: Colour
Language: Czech

Before becoming the first Czech filmmaker to visit Lhasa in Tibet, Vladimír Sís in cooperation with screenwriter František Vláčil filmed a color documentary showing impressive images of the preparation and the action of an air tattoo at the Ruzyně airport in 1953. Thousands of spectators along with the minister of defense watch the flybys of airplanes with Czech and Soviet insignia and finally a group parachute dive of Svazarm members.

Photo Gallery

Festival edition: 2008
Sections: Czechoslovak Army Film
Exhibition format: 35 mm


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