9. 2. 2022
"Commercial projects allow us to make much more uncompromising auteur production." An Interview with Radovan Síbrt
We talked Czech producer and director Radovan Síbrt, who is the co-founder of the production company PINK, which focuses on television projects and commercial, as well as auteur projects (e.g. Touch Me Not, When the War Comes and Cinema, Mon Amour).
6. 2. 2022
True Story, episode 30: When the War Comes
Director Jan Gebert talks about populism and leadership in his film When the War Comes (2018) about a Slovak paramilitary group.
12. 12. 2020
Czech docs at festivals
Find about Czech documentaries screened at DOK Leipzig, PÖFF, Cottbus, DOC NYC and other festivals from October to December 2020.
5. 2. 2019
Czech film awards are reflecting the desire for international recognition
Documentaries nominated for prestigious Czech Film Awards have one thing in common – they all have been successful outside the Czech borders.
20. 1. 2019
FIPADOC, DocPoint Helsinki & Tallinn with Czech docs
Upcoming DocPoint Helsinki included Helena Třeštíková's retrospective and Jan Gebert's When the War Comes in its programme, while DocPoint Tallin will screen Šimon Šafránek's King Skate. Martin Páv's Vote for Kibera is in FIPADOC's official selection.
14. 1. 2019
White World, Amour and War at BIDF 2019
Budapest International Documentary Festival (BIDF) will show from January 28 to February 3, 2019 in its competition East Silver Caravan titles and Silver Eye nominees. The theme of its 5th edition is "Naked truth on the film screen".
14. 11. 2018
IDF at IDFA 2018
The programme of IDFA 2018 includes several titles which are part of IDF activities, such as When the War Comes. Docs For Sale offer nine East Silver titles. IDF also prepared Drink with East Doc Platform for invited guests.
29. 10. 2018
Silver Eye Award 2018 goes to Jan Gebert's When the War Comes
For the 10th time the Institute of Documentary Film gave Silver Eye Award to the best documentaries from Central and Eastern Europe at East Silver Market. The winner of the feature length category is When the War Comes (dir. Jan Gebert).
19. 10. 2018
Czech presence at upcoming international festivals DOK Leipzig and IDFA
This year's international representation of Czech cinema is led by Helena Třeštíková and her retrospective at the IDFA festival in Amsterdam.
14. 10. 2018
KineDok evening: upcoming documentaries and When the War Comes gala premiere
KineDok hosted a documentary evening in Světozor Cinema on Monday, October 8, 2018. The special evening included the presentation of upcoming documentaries followed by the gala premiere of Jan Gebert's film When the War Comes.