27. 7. 2023
True Story Podcast, EP 53: Alisa Kovalenko and Stephane Siohan
Director Alisa Kovalenko and producer Stephane Siohan talk about their latest documentary We Will Not Fade Away, the devastation caused by the invasion of Ukraine, how the film's meaning has changed since then, and the role of art in times of war.
15. 5. 2023
True Story Podcast, EP 52: Eluned Zoë Aiano and Alesandra Tatić talk about the film Flotacija
Eluned Zoë Aiano and Alesandra Tatić discuss in our podcast their approach as filmmakers, based on the bonds of intimacy and trust established with the protagonists over the years.
24. 4. 2023
True Story Podcast, EP 51: Ana Maria Vijdea
Listen to the interview with the director Ana Maria Vijdea about her short documentary film May the Earth Become the Sky, awarded by the Institute of Documentary Film at Ji.hlava IDFF 22. She will pitch her new project Blue at Short Pitch during MDAG 23.
30. 1. 2023
True Story, episode 50: The Hamlet Syndrome
Ivona Remundová talked at Ji.hlava IDFF with Piotr Rosołowski, co-director of The Hamlet Syndrome, a film about a generation of Ukrainians confronting their war trauma and tackling the painful past.
23. 1. 2023
True Story, episode 49: Emilia Mazik and Mathieu Janssen
Ivona Remundová talked at Ji.hlava IDFF 2022 with Silver Eye Award jurors Emilia Mazik (Kaboom Animation Festival) and Mathieu Janssen (Go Short) about short films, festivals and current trends.
16. 1. 2023
True Story, episode 48: Avitaminosis
Nicole J. Adelman talked to director Kateryna Ruzhyna about her short documentary Avitaminosis, a self-portrait of a young filmmaker from Ukraine living in Prague, awarded by the Institute of Documentary Film at Ji.hlava IDFF 2022.
19. 12. 2022
True Story, episode 47: Invisible Landscapes
Director Ivo Bystřičan talks with Nicole J. Adelman about the "field-recording" of his film Invisible Landscapes in which he focuses on "future critical infrastructure and breaking points through sound".
9. 12. 2022
True Story, episode 46: Pongo Calling
With director Tomáš Kratochvíl about his new film Pongo Calling about Štefan Pongo, a Roma lorry driver. The film was premiered at Sheffield Doc/Fest and was awarded at Ake Dikhea? Festival of Romani Film.
29. 11. 2022
True Story, episode 45: A Date in Minsk
Ivona Remundová talked to Nikita Lavretski, "an abrasive and indelible comedic voice from Belarus", about his film A Date in Minsk, a one-take documentary which re-stages director's first date with his girlfriend.
22. 11. 2022
True Story, episode 44: Too Close
Ivona Remundová talks to director Botond Püsök about his process of creating Too Close, a documentary about Andrea, a single mother living in Romanian village, whose 10-year-old daughter was sexually abused by none other than Andrea’s partner.