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Jana Mináriková

Slovakia

Biography

Jana Mináriková was born in Nitra, Slovakia. She studied Faculty of Fine Art in Nitra but soon she decided for film. She began her film studies at Film and Television Faculty of the Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in Bratislava, the Atelier of Scriptwriting which she left after on year for the Atelier of Documentary Films.


Filmography:

Ze života hydiny (15´, SK, 2005)
Návod na použitie (16´, SK, 2009)
25km2 (11', SK, 2011)
Homo Ciris (23', SK, 2013)

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25km2

25km2 (Orig.) / 2011 / Slovakia / 12 min

Have you ever wondered what it is to live with a lead helmet on your head?

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Chicken Life

Zo života hydiny (Orig.) / 2005 / Slovakia / 15 min

Chicken are everywhere! Short film on production and appearance of chicken and filmmakers in Slovakia.

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Homo Ciris

Homo Ciris (Orig.) / 2013 / Slovakia / 23 min

Told with light a touch and gentle words, this humorous film straddling the line between documentary and fiction takes a loving look at the story of an old man who devoted his life to aquarium fish and dreams of entering the underwater world. “Those who want, find a way. Those who don’t, find a reason.”...

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User’s Manual

Návod na použitie (Orig.) / 2009 / Slovakia / 16 min

User’s manual for aliens from Perelandra.

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- 8.8.2016 -

Doc Alliance Selection Award 2016: Fresh Documentary Talents at the Upcoming Ninth DAS Awards

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Ever since 2008, Doc Alliance has been organising an international award intended especially for first-time directors. The Doc Alliance Selection Award helps up-and-coming filmmaking talents to put their name on the documentary map, providing a prize of EUR 5,000 to support their future projects. In 2016, Doc Alliance again nominated 7 outstanding films that will be vying for the 9th annual Doc Alliance Selection Award. The name of the winning title will be announced on August 7, 2016 during an official ceremony at the Locarno International Film Festival.

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- 13.6.2016 -

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