Seniors enjoy reading about the news also from the Czech Republic.
This study text is about a new film about villa Tugendhat which is planned for the spring of 2019. Let’s read more about it.
A new film called The Glass Room is now finished1. It is also a book by British author Simon Mawer.
It talks about dramatic events of the 20th century2 and an architectural gem3 – Villa Tugendhat in Brno. The main4 roles in the film have foreign5 and Czech films stars: Carice van Houten, Hanna Alström, Claes Bang, Karel Roden and Karel Dobrý.
Villa Tugendhat is the very first example of modern architecture in Europe. Its builder is Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. The villa comes from 1928 and 1930.
The film talks about people with rather difficult lives. It is about owners Liesel and Viktor Landauer, their close friends, employees and the great architect von Abt.
The premiere of The Glass Room in the Czech-Slovak co-production is planned for the spring of 2019. The City of Brno provided6 money for this film.
Vocabulary: 1hotový | 2století | 3klenot | 4hlavní | 5cizí | 6poskytnout
Language notes: The Glass Room=Skleněný pokoj|dramatic events=dramatické události|very first example=úplně první příklad|close friends=blízcí přátelé