Congratulations to DVD Winners! (Gratulujeme Výhercům DVD!)

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Our sweepstakes has ended and we have selected two winners of the DVD I Served the King of England. The drawing was quite difficult. As many of you already know, we randomly selected two winners right at the end of the sweepstakes (March 11th). Unfortunately, one of the winners of this contest was disqualified for living outside the USA, and we did not hear from the other one.
Yesterday, we decided to go for a more fun selection process that involved all the CF subscribers. The two fastest responders were awarded with the prize and here are their names:

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I Served the King of England – DVD Contest (DVD Soutěž – Obsluhoval Jsem Anglického Krále)

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As we promised, we have another contest for you. On behalf of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, we are pleased to announce the February 17th, 2009 DVD release of a Czech movie “I SERVED THE KING OF ENGLAND,” by Jiri Menzel and starring Oldrich Kaiser, Julia Jentsch and Ivan Barnev (with English subtitles). If you would like to participate in our contest to receive a FREE DVD, please, fill out the form below. Good luck!

The detailed official rules are attached; however, entering the sweepstakes is very simple:
– Subscribe to our email feed during sweepstakes period (02/11/09 – 03/11/09). The subscription has to last until the end of the sweepstakes subscription period. Existing subscribers are automatically included in the drawing.
– Confirm your subscription link in your email. Important!
– Two winners will be drawn on March 11th, 2009.
– The winners must be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and must provide their mailing address to receive the prize.
– No purchase necessary.

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Last Minute Announcements (Oznameni na Posledni Chvili)

CESKY preklad dole.

California, New York:

Did you go to Jarek Nohavica’s concert yet? Our partner, BouncingCzechs.us, would like to remind you that you still have a chance:

 10/18/08 – Denver (Buffalo Rose, 1119 Washington Ave., Golden, Colorado, 80401):                   (303) 332-3927           

10/21/08 – Los Angeles (Old World Festival Hall, 7561 Center Ave. #49, Huntington Beach, CA 92064):                   (720) 254-7409           

10/23/08 – San Francisco (Nightclub Avalon, 777 Lawrence Expy, Santa Clara, CA 95051):                   (408) 621-4921           

10/25/08 – New York (Church Hall, St. John Nepomucene, 411 E 66th Street, New York, NY 10021):                   (720) 254-7409           

 

North Carolina:

Did you see a Czech movie called “Obsluhoval Jsem Anglickeho Krale,” which means “I Served the King of England?” It is now playing in Galaxy Cinema.

More info: http://raleigh.mrmovietimes.com/movie-theaters/Galaxy-Cinema.html

 

10/19/08 – California: House of Czech and Slovak Republics Lawn Program

Time: 10:30 – 4 PM

Location: House of Pacific Relations, 2125 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92102

Info: This event will feature Czech and Slovak music and songs, as well as dances of both countries performed on the stage in front of the International Cottages.  Artifacts from the Czech and Slovak Republics will be on display in the Czech and Slovak Cottage.  Visitors will be able to enjoy ethnic favorites like sausage, served with rye bread, sauerkraut and dill pickles and national pastries including a variety of kolaches, apple strudel, and poppy seed cakes.  For more information contact Daniele Laman at 619-287-9071.

 

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Kalifornie, New York:

Navstivili jste jiz concert Jarka Nohavicy? Nas partner, BouncingCzechs.us, by vam chtel pripomenout, ze stale mate sanci:

10/18/08 – Denver (Buffalo Rose, 1119 Washington Ave., Golden, Colorado, 80401):                   (303) 332-3927           

10/21/08 – Los Angeles (Old World Festival Hall, 7561 Center Ave. #49, Huntington Beach, CA 92064):                   (720) 254-7409           

10/23/08 – San Francisco (Nightclub Avalon, 777 Lawrence Expy, Santa Clara, CA 95051):                   (408) 621-4921           

10/25/08 – New York (Church Hall, St. John Nepomucene, 411 E 66th Street, New York, NY 10021):                   (720) 254-7409           

       

10/19/08 – California: House of Czech and Slovak Republics Lawn Program

Time: 10:30 – 4 PM

Location: House of Pacific Relations, 2125 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92102

Informace: Tato akce je plna ceske a slovenske hudby a pisni, a take tancu pred vstupem do mezinarodnich domku. Ceske a slovenske vyrobky budou take zobrazeny. Navstevnici se take budou moci potesit z klobasek, zitneho chleba, kyseleho zeli a okurek a narodniho peciva jako kolacu, jablecnych zavinu, a makovych kolacu.

 

 

Severni Carolina:

Videli jste cesky film “Obsluhoval Jsem Anglickeho Krale”, ktery v prekladu zni “I Served the King of England”? Hraje se nyni v Galaxy Cinema.

Vice informaci: http://raleigh.mrmovietimes.com/movie-theaters/Galaxy-Cinema.html

Another Czech Movie Selected for Oscar Nomination (Dalsi Cesky Film Vybran na Nominaci na Oscara)

During the communist regime, many great Czechoslovak movies were isolated from the rest of the world or were destroyed. Today, Czech filmmakers have freedom to create their work of art without being afraid of censorship. Czech movies are viewed around the world receiving admirations and prizes. The new movie, called The Karamazovs, was selected by the Czech Film and Television Academy (CFTA) for the best non-English speaking film.

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