Haytarma

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  • Where: Václav Havel Library, Ostrovní 13, Prague 110 00
  • When: April 13, 2017, 18:00 – 21:00

The story of the Tatars in director Achtem Seytabaev’s film.

A hero of the Soviet Union, the pilot Ahmetan Sultan, returns from the war to his home city, straight into a vortex of violence. His fate and that of his nearest and dearest was a foretaste of the terrible fate of the entire nation.

Ahead of the screening the Golden Accordionist, Tatar musician Server Abkerimov, will perform.

A discussion with Achtem Seytabaev on the history and present of Crimea will follow the film.

Film screened with English titles. Interpretation of discussion provided.

In cooperation with KITAP, the Tatar Association in Prague. 

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Diary entry for 5 December 2005, To the Castle and Back

„It’s as though I were constantly expecting someone to visit. But who? A strange and beautiful woman who admires me?… I have only one explanation: I’m constantly preparing for the last judgment, for the highest court from which nothing can be hidden… I’m obviously assuming that the supreme judge is a stickler like me.“

Václav Havel:
Diary entry for 5 December 2005, To the Castle and Back, 2006

Václav Havel’s Prague