Call number: DVD-4201


HOLLAND, Agnieszka
Hořící keř [Burning Bush]

HBO Europe presents a Nutprodukce and Etamp Film production,with the support of the Ministerstvo kultury České Republiky, 2013
Producers: Tomáš Hrubý, Pavla Kubečková
Producers for HBO: Tereza Polachová, Antony Root
Line producer: Jan Bílek
Screenplay: Štěpán Hulík
Photography: Martin Štrba
Production design: Milan Býcek
Music: Antoni Komasa-Łazarkiewicz

The lawyer Dagmar Burešová, the Palach family lawyer		Tatiana Pauhofová	
Libuše Palachová, Jan Palach's mother				Jaroslava Pokorná	
Jiří Palach, Jan Palach's brother	 			Petr Stach
Ondřej Trávníček, a student activist (a composite character)	Vojtěch Kotek
Pavel Janda 							Patrik Děrgel	
Vilém Nový, a Communist official who defames Palach		Martin Huba	
Major Dočekal, Jireš's superior (a fictional character)		Igor Bareš
Vladimír Charouz, Burešová's superior 				Adrian Jastraban
Radim Bureš, Burešová's husband					Jan Budař	
Major Jireš, the Public security (police) officer who
  investigates Palach's death (a fictional character)		Ivan Trojan
Lieutenant Boček, Jireš's workmate				Denny Ratajský
Mlíko 								Tomáš Dianiška 
Vlaďka Charouzová, Charouz's daughter 				Jenovéfa Boková
The lawyer Alois Sýkora, Vilém Nový's defence counsel		David Novotný
Hana Čížková							Emma Smetana	
Dr Jana Ziková, the doctor who 
  treats Jan Palach at the hospital				Taťjana Medvecká
Judge Reznícková						Ivana Uhlířová
The lawyer Sládeček, a colleague of Burešová			Stanislav Zindulka
Zuzanka Burešová, Burešová's daughter				Michaela Procházková
Lucinka Burešová, Burešová's daughter				Tereza Korejsová
Colonel Horyna, a high-ranking Public Security 
Commander, the superior of Jireš and Dočekal 			Alois Švehlík
The conductor Jiřička						Miroslav Krobot
The lawyer Knapp, a colleague of Burešová 			Ondřej Malý	
Ilona Palachová, Jiří Palach's wife				Hana Marie Maroušková 
Comrade Hazura							Pavel Cisovský
Total running time: 245 minutes
In Czech with optional English subtitles

On 2 DVDs

This is DVD 1, containing Parts 1 and 2, 88 + 76 = 164 minutes

DVD
Region code
Aspect ratio 1.78:1, 16:9
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Episode and chapter selection
Source Kino Lorber

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