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David Čálek

Czech Republic / Website

Biography

David Čálek is a Czech cinematographer and documentary film director.


Filmography:
Dotek obrazu (Czech Republic, 1998)
269 miliónů pod hladinou/ 269 Millions under Water (53´, Czech Republic, 2002)
Barevný národ (24´, Czech Republic, 2002)
Jak jich miluju, tak mě serou (40´, Czech Republic, 2003)
Bezesné noci/ Sleepless Nights - společně s Radimem Špačkem (108´, Czech Republic, 2004)
Tančící Katmándů (53´, Czech Republic, 2006)
Berkat a Maršo - štěstí a svoboda/ Berkat a Marsho: Happiness and Freedom (70´, Czech Republic, 2007)
Olympiáda über Alles (28´, Czech Republic, 2008)
Nebe, Peklo/ Heaven, Hell (82´, Czech Republic, 2009)
Tiger Lillies in Prague (48´, Czech Republic, 2009)
Dva malí piráti ze Somálska/Two Little Somalian Pirates (90', Czech Republic, 2011)
Dobré úmysly (52', Czech Republic, 2012)
Pirátské sítě (85', Czech Republic, 2014)
Cesta vzhůru (99', Czech Republic/Slovakia, 2015)

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Climbing Higher

Cesta vzhůru (Orig.) / 2015 / Czech Republic, Slovakia / 99 min

Radek Jaroš in a film about facing challenges wherever they may be. Climbing Higher tells a story of rugged determination and of overcoming human limits. Radek Jaroš is the first Czech and only the 15th person in the world to have completed the Crown of the Himalayas, the world’s 14 tallest peaks...

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Dreamless Nights - CZ version

Bezesné noci - CZ verze (Orig.) / 2004 / Czech Republic / 108 min

The film is about a crisis in the Czech Television at the end of the year 2000 and beginning of the year 2001...

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Dreamless Nights - EN version

Bezesné noci - EN verze (Orig.) / 2004 / Czech Republic / 110 min

The film is about a crisis in the Czech Television at the end of the year 2000 and beginning of the year 2001...

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Pirating pirates

Pirátské sítě (Orig.) / 2014 / Czech Republic / 87 min

The film crew originally planned to make a film about the pirate phenomenon in Somalia. The creators, however, had no idea that they’d have to lay their original plans aside – the locals played a double game with them, which made learning about reality in Somalia impossible...

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News

CLIMBING HIGHER: SPECIAL FREE STREAM EVENT

CLIMBING HIGHER: SPECIAL FREE STREAM EVENT

David Čálek‘s successful documentary Climbing Higher about Czech climber Radek Jaroš, which won at the BANFF festival, is available for FREE streaming in the online documentary cinema DAFilms.com from December 8 to 11.

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- 8.12.2016 -

Winter Portion of Czech Documentary Films

Winter Portion of Czech Documentary Films

For 3.99 euro, you can get a selection of documentaries that entered Czech cinematic distribution in 2016 as well as access to another 1500 films from around the world. Dear friends, please, do not forget that you can give an ideal present not only to your intellectual friends but also to yourselves.

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- 7.12.2016 -

Unique films at FAMUFEST

Unique films at FAMUFEST

The 33rd edition of FAMUFEST, a competition display of films made by students of Prague’s FAMU, will be held on November 23 to 27 at Prague’s Letná District. Like in the past year, it will take place at Bio Oko, plus at the new venues of Studio Hrdinů and Café Jedna.

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- 22.11.2016 -

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