The Shop on Main Street Czechoslovakia Directors Jan Kadar and Elmar Klos

Production: Barrandov Film Studio for Ceskoslovensky Film; black and white, 35mm; running time: 128 minutes; length: 3428 meters. Released Czechoslovakia, 1965. Filmed 1964 Barrandov Film Studio; location scenes filmed in Sabinov, Czechoslovakia.

Producers: Marie Desmarais and Eurofilm Ltd.; head of production: Ladislav Hanus; screenplay: Ladislav Grosman, Jan Kadar, and Elmar Klos, from the book Obchod na korze by Ladislav Grosman; English sub-titles: Lindsay Anderson; photography: Vladimir Novotny; editors: Jaromir Janacek and Diana Heringova; sound: Dobroslac Sramek; art director: Karel Skvor; music: Zdenek Liska; costume designer: Marie Rosenfelderova.

Cast: Jozef Kroner (Tono Brtko); Ida Kaminska (Rozalie Lautmannova); Hana Slivkova (Evelyna Brtkova); Frantisek Zvarik (Markus Kolkocka); Elena Zvarikova (Ruzena Kolkocka); Martin Holly (Imro Kuchar); Martin Gregor (Katz, the barber); Adam Matejka (Piti Baci); Mikulas Ladizinsky (Marian Peter); Eugen Senaj (Blau, the Printer); Frantisek Papp (Andoric); Gita Misurova (Andoricova).

Awards: Oscar for Best Foreign Film, 1965; New York Film Critics Award, Best Foreign Film, 1966.

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