Daisies

Maybe the New Wave’s most anarchic entry, Věra Chytilová’s absurdist farce follows the misadventures of two brash young women. Believing the world to be “spoiled,” they embark on a series of pranks in which nothing—food, clothes, men, war—is taken seriously. Daisies is an aesthetically and politically adventurous film that’s widely considered one of the great works of feminist cinema.

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Eclipse Series 32: Pearls of the Czech New Wave

Pearls of the Czech New Wave

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Daisies
Cast
Jitka Cerhová
Marie I
Ivana Karbanová
Marie II
Julius Albert
Elderly gentleman
Jan Klusák
Young gentleman
Marie Cešková
Women in toilet
Jiřina Myšková
Credits
Director
Věra Chytilová
Assistant director
Rudolf Jaros
Story
Věra Chytilová
Story
Pavel Jurácek
Screenplay
Ester Krumbachová
Screenplay
Věra Chytilová
With artistic collaboration from
Jaroslav Kucera
With artistic collaboration from
Ester Krumbachová
Cinematography
Jaroslav Kucera
Set design
Karel Lier
Sets
Frantisek Straka
Editor
Miroslav Hájek
Costume design
Ester Krumbachová
Music
Jiří Šust
Music
Jiří Slitr

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