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Gustav Machatý (9 May 1901 – 13 December 1963) was a Czech film director, screenwriter and actor.[1] He directed 17 films between 1919 and 1955, including Ecstasy (1933). He also was the screenplay writer for 10 films between 1920 and 1955. He was born in Prague, and died in Munich, West Germany, where he emigrated after World War II and worked as a teacher in a film school.

Gustav Machatý
Gustav Machatý (1901-1963).jpg
Born(1901-05-09)9 May 1901
Died13 December 1963(1963-12-13) (aged 62)
Other namesGustav Machaty
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter
Years active1919-1955

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  1. ^ "Gustav Machatý". Česko-Slovenská filmová databáze. Retrieved 12 April 2019.

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