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True Story, episode 12: Every Single Minute
18. 8. 2021

True Story, episode 12: Every Single Minute

Interview
Episode 2 of the 2nd season of True Story, a documentary interview series, brings together host Ivona Remundová and director Erika Hníková & producer Jiří Konečný to discuss their film Every Single Minute, which premiered at KVIFF on Aug 21.
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True Story, episode 11: Living Water
11. 8. 2021

True Story, episode 11: Living Water

Interview
The second season of True Story series, featuring interviews with filmmakers about their new documentaries and current topics, is here! We open with Nicole J. Adelman talking to director Pavel Borecký about his film Living Water.
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Eliška Cílková: Pripyat made a strong impression on me
12. 8. 2020

Eliška Cílková: Pripyat made a strong impression on me

Interview
Pripyat Piano, a short creative documentary by Eliška Cílková, reveals a hidden memory of a ghost town. In the online interview the director describes how her musical project evolved into the film which premiered at Visions du Réel 2020.
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Czech Documentary Filmmakers Out in the World – Kristýna Michálek Květová
17. 7. 2020

Czech Documentary Filmmakers Out in the World – Kristýna Michálek Květová

Interview
With Kristýna Michálek Květová, the graduate of the Department of Production at FAMU and the founder of Cinémotif Films production company, we were talking about usefulness of workshops, The Sound is Innocent and other films she produces.
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Director Artemio Benki: "I like strong, personal stories that are a bit extreme"
27. 6. 2019

Director Artemio Benki: "I like strong, personal stories that are a bit extreme"

Interview
The French-born Czech filmmaker Artemio Benki followed the journey of the Argentinean virtuoso Martin P. from psychiatric ward back to society. In this interview, Benki talked about different aspects of his approach.
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Director Veronika Janatková: "Everything was dictated by the pace of the project"
25. 6. 2019

Director Veronika Janatková: "Everything was dictated by the pace of the project"

Interview
Co-produced by ARTE and Czech TV, Ticket to the Moon revisits the Cold War space race. In addition to a TV cut, the first-time director Veronika Janatková also made a festival version of the film.
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From miner to programmer: “I’ve overcome my own prejudice,” says Jindřich Andrš
20. 10. 2018

From miner to programmer: “I’ve overcome my own prejudice,” says Jindřich Andrš

Interview
The Last Shift of Thomas Hisem is a short documentary by Jindřich Andrš about eponymous worker’s last day of work before a coal mine is shut down for good. The film was recognized by the jury at the Jihlava IDFF for its unique and authentic atmosphere.
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Helena Třeštíková: I have my doubts all the time. That’s a good thing
2. 10. 2018

Helena Třeštíková: I have my doubts all the time. That’s a good thing

Interview
Helena Třeštíková is the first Czech director to get a retrospective at the IDFA festival in Amsterdam. Třeštíková is well known for her long-time observations of ordinary people that can sometimes take decades to finish.
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Martin Horyna: There is still a reason to separate documentary films
27. 6. 2018

Martin Horyna: There is still a reason to separate documentary films

Interview
Interview with Martin Horyna of the Program Department at the Karlovy Vary IFF, and one of the three main brains deciding which films will compete for the best documentary award.
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I want to unfreeze time, says the director of King Skate
27. 6. 2018

I want to unfreeze time, says the director of King Skate

Interview
The documentary King Skate by Šimon Šafránek follows the first two generations of skaters in Czechoslovakia when they had to make their own boards and find places to do what they loved.
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