Czech Film Series: Toys in the Attic

Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Burdine Hall (BUR), 231 2505 UNIVERSITY AVE , Austin, Texas 78712

The Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies is proud to announce the ninth screening of the renowned Czech Film Series. All films are shown every Thursday at 6:30pm in BUR 231.

This week's screening shows Toys in the Attic (2009), a Czech, Slovak, and Japanese co-production directed by Jiří Barta. This film depicts a community of toys and other objects who live in an attic and come to life when no humans are around, in which a marionette, a teddy bear, and a mechanical mouse must come together to rescue their friend Buttercup the doll from her kidnappers, the denizens of the Land of Evil.

Films are free and open to the public.*
Films are in Czech with English subtitles.

*While some of the films in the series are suitable for viewers of all ages, many of the films include substantial adult content. Please check film ratings online or email for a recommendation for children.

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World & Culture


College of Liberal Arts

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