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14 Ratings

Sekal Has to Die

Je třeba zabít Sekala

Directed by Vladimír Michálek
France, Poland, 1997


Vladimir Michalek directed this Czech-Polish-Slovak-French WWII period drama about a small Czech village where farmers are threatened by bitter opportunist Sekal (Boguslaw Linda) and his companion, dwarf Zaprdek (Lodovit Cittel).

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Sekal Has to Die Directed by Vladimír Michálek

Awards & Festivals



Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Best Actor

1998 | Special Mention: Award of Ecumenical Jury

Polish Film Awards

1999 | 3 wins including: Best Actor

1999 | 5 nominations including: Best Film

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