Jakub Wagner was born in Prague, 1979. He received his MgA. degree from the Department of Documentary Film at FAMU in Prague in 2014. He works as director of documentary films and first AD. He currently works as producer at SCREENFABRIC, making a film about Meda Mládková directed by Veronika Janečková. He is finishing his feature-length documentary about Czechoslovakia’s most famous spy Karel Köcher in coproduction with Czech Television.
Jan Kaplický – profil (52´, Česká republika, 2004)
Povídky malostranské po 130 letech (82', Česká republika, 2011)
Váňa (75', Česká republika, 2012)
Rodinné záležitosti (56', Česká republika, 2014)
Rodinné záležitosti (Orig.) / 2014 / Czech Republic / 56 min
Found footage, film collage, composed in layers comprised of old photographs, 8mm, 16mm, VHS footage, films and tapes from a family archive. The documentary follows the extraordinary fate of a “famous” artistic family living in a dilapidated Art Nouveau house in a region with a strong tradition of stonemasons and sculptors...