A Night at Karlstein

A Night at Karlstein is a 1974 Czech historical musical film directed by Zdeněk Podskalský, based on an 1884 play by Jaroslav Vrchlický.


The young queen Elizabeth of Pomerania waits in vain for her husband Emperor Charles IV at the Prague Castle. She travels to Karlštejn castle to meet him. There she finds out that women are banned from Karlštejn. She disguised herself as a young man so she can sneak inside the castle.


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    contentLocation Karlštejn castle
    director Zdeněk Podskalský
    editor Miroslav Hájek
    genre historical
    keywords ban young man
    musicBy Karel Svoboda
    productionCompany Barrandov
    recordedAt Karlštejn castle
    theme musical