The Incredibly Sad Princess

The Incredibly Sad Princess (Czech title: Šíleně smutná princezna) is a 1968 Czechoslovak film starring Helena Vondráčková and Václav Neckář. It was directed by Bořivoj Zeman [cs]. The film also starred Jaroslav Marvan and Josef Kemr.[1] Songs in the movie were composed by Jan Hammer.

The Incredibly Sad Princess
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Czech Poster
Directed byBořivoj Zeman
Written byFrantišek Vlček, Bořivoj Zeman
StarringHelena Vondráčková, Václav Neckář
Music byJan Hammer ml.
CinematographyFrantišek Valert
Release date
  • 7 June 1968 (1968-06-07)
Running time
86 minutes

It was televised in the United Kingdom by the BBC as The Madly Sad Princess with Gary Watson voicing a narration over the original Czech dialogue; like many such series it was bought in by Peggy Miller.[2]



  1. ^ "Josef Kemr". Czech Film Database. Retrieved August 15, 2010.
  2. ^ BBC Genome website - Radio Times listings

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