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Tomanek is a surname. Notable people by that name include:

A surname, family name, or last name is the portion of a personal name that indicates a person's family. Depending on the culture, all members of a family unit may have identical surnames or there may be variations based on the cultural rules.

Joseph Tomanek was a Czech-American artist who practiced in Chicago. He was influenced by Bouguereau.

Richard Carl Tomanek is an American former professional baseball player, a pitcher who played for five seasons in Major League Baseball. He played for the Cleveland Indians from 1953 to 1954 and 1957 to 1958 and the Kansas City Athletics from 1958 to 1959. Nicknamed "Bones", he stood 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall and weighed 175 pounds (79 kg).

Jan Tománek Czech director and writer

Jan Tománek is a Czech movie director, writer and artist. He is the creator of animated moviews Goat Story – The Old Prague Legends and Goat Story with Cheese. In 2018 he published his the first thriller novel Motýlí křik.

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Roman Kresta Czech rally driver

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<i>Goat Story</i> Czech movie 2008 film by Jan Tománek

Goat Story - The Old Prague Legends is a 2008 English-language Czech and East Europe 3D computer-animated fantasy comedy feature film written by David Sláma, produced and directed by Jan Tománek with music by David Solař and animated by Art And Animation studio. The film features the voices of Jiří Lábus, Matěj Hádek, Mahulena Bočanová, Michal Dlouhý, Petr Pelzer, Jan Přeučil, Viktor Preiss, Miroslav Táborský, Karel Heřmánek, Petr Nárožný, Dalimil Klapka, Pavel Rímský, Ota Jirák, Filip Jevič and Justin Svoboda. It was the first Czech and East Europe feature-length computer animated film. The film was theatrically released on October 16, 2008 by Phase 4 Films and Bontonfilm. It won the main prize at the 2010 Buenos Aires International Children's Film Festival. The film featured on the cover of the March 2008 edition of American magazine Animation.

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<i>Goat Story 2</i> Czech movie from 2012 film by Jan Tománek

Goat Story 2 is a 2012 Czech teen 3D computer-animated comedy feature film. Directed by Jan Tománek and produced by Art And Animation studio. It is a sequel to the 2008 Goat Story. The film was animated by a changed team from the first film, with animators joining the project from countries such as Spain, Bulgaria and India. The film was released in 2D and 3D. The movie was rendered in in-house GPU renderer FurryBall. It was also probably the first world feature animated movie rendered completely on GPU.

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