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Vladislava Plančíková was raised in Mostová in a traditionally multiethnic Slovak/Hungarian region. She studied Journalism at the Comenius University in Bratislava and later on Documentary Filmmaking at the Film and Television Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava. During her studies she directed several films which were shown in various European festivals. Her projects reflect her interest in history, people and the impact of social context on people's lives.
Felvidek. Caught in Between is her first feature documentary.
Felvidék - Horná Zem (Orig.) / 2014 / Czech Republic, Slovakia / 76 min
Film-maker Vladislava Plančíková was born in Felvidek – a multiethnic, Slovak-Hungarian region in the southern part of the Slovak Republic. Far too often Felvidek has been trapped in between the opposing interests of politicians, and far too often its people have been tossed around by the twists of history...