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Marko Škop



Marko Škop graduated from Journalism at the Farculty of Philosophy of Commenius University in Bratislava in 1996 and Documentary Film Directing at the Academy of Musical Arts (VŠMU) in Bratislava in 2001. Since then he has been working as an assistant lecturer at the Department of Journalism (Commenius University). He is a member of LITA – an organization protecting copyrights, for its section of televison directors. He has produced documentaries for Slovak State Television (STV), Markíza TV (private commercial TV) and for italian RAI. His documentary films Celebration of a Lonely Palm and Other Worlds have been produced in cooperation with the Czech State Televison.


Rómsky dom (33´, SR, 2001)
Slavnost osamelej palmy/ The Celebration of a Lonely Palm (39´, SR, 2005)
Ine svety/ Other Worlds (70´, ČR/SR, 2006)
Osadne (65´, ČR/SR, 2009)

Other Worlds0

Other Worlds

Iné svety (Orig.) / 2006 / Slovakia / 75 min

Awarded SPECIAL MENTION at 41st Karlovy Vary IFF.





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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