The firemen of a provincial Czechoslovakian town throw a ball in honor of the old chief's retirement. There will be music and dancing, a beauty pageant and a raffle. The whole town will be in attendance. However, the proceedings are dogged by difficulty at every step. Workplace injuries, stolen prizes, a shortage of pretty girls... and fire.

  1. Miloš Forman

    Director, Writer

  2. Václav Šašek


  3. Ivan Passer


  4. Jaroslav Papoušek


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jan Vostrčil

    Jan Vostrčil

    předseda plesového výboru

  2. Josef Šebánek

    Josef Šebánek

    člen plesového výboru

  3. Josef Valnoha

    člen plesového výboru

  4. František Debelka

    člen plesového výboru

  5. Josef Řehořek

    člen plesového výboru

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The Firemen's Ball
The Firemen's Ball


Original Title Hoří, má panenko

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 29, 1968


Original Language Czech

Runtime 1h 13m

Budget -

Revenue -



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