Jan Němec

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Jan Němec
Jan Němec (1967).jpg
Jan Němec in 1967
Born (1936-07-12)12 July 1936
Prague, Czechoslovakia
now Czech Republic
Died March 18, 2016(2016-03-18) (aged 79)
Prague, Czech Republic
Cause of death Heart attack
Occupation Film director
Years active 1960-2016
Spouse(s) Ester Krumbachová (m. 1963–68)
Marta Kubišová (m. 1970–73)
Veronica Baumann (m. 1984–2003)
Iva Ruszelakova (m. 2003)
Children 1

Jan Němec (12 July 1936 – 18 March 2016)[1] was a Czech movie director and screenwriter. His important work dates from the 1960s. Movie historian Peter Hames has called him as the "enfant terrible of the Czech New Wave."[2][3] He was known for directing the 1966 movie A Report on the Party and the Guests.

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  1. Levy, Adam (August 21, 2003). "Jan Nemec: An enfant terrible at 67". Monroe Luther. The Prague Post s.r.o. Retrieved 28 November 2015. 
  2. "Jan Nemec – Enfant terrible of the New Wave". CE Review. 14 May 2001. Retrieved 16 April 2011. 
  3. Zemřel režisér Jan Němec, nebroušený diamant české nové vlny (Czech)

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