Šimon Špidla (1980) studied cinematography at the Zlín Film School (2001) and editing at Prague’s FAMU (2007). His works include a series of contemplative films called Na náplavce (At the Rafting Yard, 2003) and Posun (Shift, 2004), which was presented at festivals in Angers and Clermont-Ferrand. Other films include Josef Božek (2005) and Jen pro vnitřní potřebu (For Internal Use Only, 2006), a short study of the Sa 58 automatic rifle. In 2011, he presented his latest film, Mrtvá trať.
Posun (10', Czech Republic, 2004)
Josef Bozek (13', Czech Republic, 2005)
Jen pro vnitrní potrebu/For Internal Use Only (13', Czech Republic, 2006)
Mrtvá trať/Into Oblivion (52', Czech Republic, 2011)
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