There is a productive generation of new screenwriters, directors and actors in Czech Republic, whose productions are presented all over the world. Czech films won different international prizes and several times the Oscar!
- Obchod na korze (The Shop on Main Street by Jan Kadar and Elmar Klos)
- Ostře sledované vlaky (Closely Watched Trains directed by Jiří Menzel)
- Kolja (Kolya by Jan Svěrák)
In 2003 the film Želary (directed by Ondřej Trojan) was also nominated for the Oscar.
At present, around 15 films are made every year.