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Petr Šprincl studied under Václav Stratil at the FAVU Studio of Intermedia in Brno. He is the co-founder of the Flesh & Brain art project, which focuses on producing audiovisual projects. Jihlava IDFF has screened his film Moravia, Beautiful Land (2015) and his short films Blue Box (2013) and Warped Ján (2014), both made in collaboration with Marie Hájková. The latter received the Main Jury Prize and the Audience Award at the 12th Festival of Film Animation in Olomouc.
Morava, krásná zem (Orig.) / 2015 / Czech Republic / 30 min
An experimental western horror film set in Moravian Slovakia brings a new perspective to the legend of St. Wenceslas. Against the shabby backdrop of village merrymaking, the legendary Prince Boleslav, a wine-cellar zombie, fights with his brother over the nature of Czech statehood and a plate of tomato beef stew...