Premieres in Czech cinemas

Peculiarity of Fisherman's Soul
Peculiarity of Fisherman's Soul

Director
Ivana Pauerová Miloševič

A group of six good-natured men embark on a fishing foray to distant Norway. They are united by long-term friendship and desire for male adventure. Like another 20,000 Czechs, our heroes pack again their fishing rods, waterproof jackets, lunch boxes and cartons of beer and as every year, they leave behind their partners, pubs and homes. The sea gives them freedom; and the desire to fulfil their…

FREM
FREM

Director
Viera Čákanyová

The film is a reaction to the current wave of post-humanist thinking caused by the development of technology and artificial intelligence as well as the climate crisis. The human species is beginning to realize its insignificance and transience, and human identity has found itself in a crisis. The film attempts to reflect this feeling by creating a dehumanized and alienated view of landscape and…

Wolves at the Borders
Wolves at the Borders

Director
Martin Páv

Wolves are back! Having been exterminated in the Broumov region in the Czech Republic more than two hundred years ago, wolves have been slow-ly returning to the countryside and changing the lives of the locals. The documentary “Wolves at the Borders” looks at the contradictory reactions to their arrival: while for some people they offer hope of making the nature healthier, others see…

The Pack
The Pack

Director
Tomáš Polenský

Skate blades cut the surface of the ice. Shadows of hockey players swirl through the frozen spray, leaving deep scratches in the ice. David (16), a talented goalie, is placed in a new hockey team. He is determined to do everything he can to succeed. Too bad, the other goalie, Miky (16), is the coach´s son! And as if that wasn’t bad enough, the team doesn’t exactly welcome David…

Introducing

The proliferation of quality TV shows and the streaming wars have created a previously unknown parity between the silver screen and small screens worldwide. Established filmmakers have been drawn to television and episodic projects enabling them to push boundaries, subvert expectations, and re-invent tired conventions. While the gap has diminished linearly, content has exploded exponentially. Big screen, small screen, mobile screens – talent started to rapidly switch from medium to medium.

Article by Martin Kudláč for CZECH FILM magazine / Fall 2020

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