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Natálie Císařovská

Czech Republic

Biography

Born in 1988 in Prague, Czech Republic. Having graduated in history at Charles University in Prague and Sorbonne in Paris, she now studies documentary film under Helena Trestikova at FAMU, Prague. Her main interests lie at the border between documentary and fiction, a border that she trangresses frequently in her work. She focuses on human stories and their peculiar poetic microworlds. Her films include Džihád masem, Lovci a sběrači, Loicu, vítej!, Hodina mezi psem a vlkem, Karel Lampa, Až zapadne Slunce.


Filmography:
2014 Hodina mezi psem a vlkem (studentský film)
2013 Karel Lampa (studentský film)
2012 Loicu, vitej! (studentský film)
2011 Džihád masem (studentský film)
2011 Film jako Brno (studentský film)
2011 Lovci a sběrači (studentský film)
2013 Karel Lampa (studentský film)
2014 Jessica Horváthová (studentský film)
2014 Až zapadne slunce (screenplay)

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Jihad by meat

Džihád masem (Orig.) / 2011 / Czech Republic / 15 min

The film Jihad by Meat looks at Czech people's relationship to Muslims, juxtaposing Valentin Kusák, President of the Anti-Mosque association, with Muneeb Hassan Alrawi, Chairman of the Main Office of Muslim Associations in the Czech Republic...

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Karel Lampa

Karel Lampa (Orig.) / 2013 / Czech Republic / 30 min

A documentary portrait of Karel Lampa, whose life is inextricably linked with theatre. Paradoxically, the son of an operetta star and a director of the Operetta of the National Theatre in Brno did not have enough time for theatre. From the age of fifteen, he made a living as a gay prostitute and the whirl of sex, drugs and disco music in the post-revolutionary years chewed him up and spitted him out with the HIV virus.

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Loic, Welcome!

Loicu, vítej! (Orig.) / 2012 / Czech Republic / 17 min

Magda is Czech and Loic is French. They live together in Paris, but it is now about time for Loic to meet Magda’s family. Despite his reluctance, the couple visits Magda’s grandparents for lunch which, unfortunately, does not turn out as expected. Is the cultural difference to blame?

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When The Sun Goes Down

Až zapadne slunce (Orig.) / 2014 / Czech Republic / 28 min

The movie “When The Sun Goes Down” is about freedom, identity and self-realization in a relationship. It tells about those serious themes with humor and poetics.

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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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