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Irena Kovarova on DIAMONDS OF THE NIGHT
Diamonds of the Night • 16m
In the following interview, recorded in 2018 in New York, film programmer and Czechoslovak film expert Irena Kovarova discusses the importance of DIAMONDS OF THE NIGHT within the Czechoslovak New Wave.
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