Czech Films at Ji.hlava IDFF 2023

10 October 2023

Czech Film

Czech Films at Ji.hlava IDFF 2023

Czech Film

Czech Films at Ji.hlava IDFF 2023


In the competitive section Czech Joy this year, 17 films will be presented. Out of these, 14 will have their world premiere. Among the films that have already had their premieres are Notes from Eremocene, which was presented at this year's Berlinale, Photophobia which was screened at the Venice Film Festival, and O Baripen. Two of the Czech films will also compete in Opus Bonum section. You Will Never See It All by Štěpán Pech and La Reine by Nikola Klinger. In the Short Joy section, there will be a Czech short film titled Homeward.

Below, you will find a list of all Czech films competing in the "Czech Joy" and "Short Joy" sections.

Czech Joy

Notes From Eremocene
Director Viera Čákanyová / Producer Nina Numankadić / 78‘

Olympic Halftime
Director Haruna Honcoop / Producer Vít Janeček / 82‘

My Paradise is Darker Than Your Hell
Director Kateřina Dudová / Producer / 76‘

Atirkül in the Land of Real Men
Director Janyl Jusupjan / Producer Alice Tabery / 67‘

The World According to My Dad
Director Marta Kovářová / Producer Jan Bodnár / 77‘

Is There Any Place for Me Please
Director Jarmila Štuková / Producer Maja Hamplová / 77‘

O Baripen
Director Vera Lacková / Producer Vera Lacková / 52‘

La Reine
Director Nikola Klinger / Producer Miloš Lochman / 61‘

Director Jan Hušek / Producer Matěj Paclík / 80‘

Havel Speaking, Can You Hear Me?
Director Petr Jančárek / Producer Jiří Konečný / 86‘

Director Pavol Pekarčík, Ivan Ostrochovský / Producer / 71‘

Director Jindřich Andrš / Producer / 23‘

You Will Never See it All
Director Štěpán Pech / Producer Marek Dusil / 80‘

Dream Steam
Director Magdalena Kašparová / Producer Magdalena Kašparová / 40‘

Satan Among Us
Director Martin Ježek / Producer Martin Ježek / 75‘

The Prison of History
Director Jan Gogola jr., Matěj Hrudička / Producer Anna Stránská / 70‘

Short Joy
Director Olexi Chubun / Producer Olexi Chubun / 11‘

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