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Kristýna Bartošová

Czech Republic


The director, a student of the Documentary Film Department at the Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU), has thus far created only a small number of short films within the context of her studies. She participated in the collective project Big as Brno (2011) with a group of other documentary filmmakers. Her student film Darkness under the Lamp (2012), about the tension between the Roma minority and the white majority in a town near Hradec Králové was nominated for the Pavel Koutecký Award. Her documentary Beetles (2011) follows the blockade to prevent the felling of trees in the Bohemian Forest.

2015 The Dangerous World of Doctor Doleček
2015 Nenávist
2015 Insomnia (student film)
2013 Split Structure (student film)
2012 Darkness under the Lamp (student film)
2012 Shit happens (student film)
2011 Beetles (student film)
2011 Big as Brno (student film)


The Dangerous World of Doctor Doleček

Nebezpečný svět Rajka Dolečka (Orig.) / 2015 / Czech Republic / 75 min

Kristýna Bartošová has approached the genre of documentary film portraits as a battlefield. This director, who has Bosnian roots, chose to film the story of the Czech doctor Rajko Doleček, who is a very enthusiastic defender of Ratko Mladić, the Serbian general accused of war crimes in the former Yugoslavia...





“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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- 14.12.2016 -

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