Tomáš Hodan (Czech Republic)

After high school he studied at the Film School in Zlín, Czech Republic where he made two short films. In 2006, Half past Three a documentary about a Ukrainian village was premiered in cinema theaters. As a director and cameraman he made a number of documents abroad about Angola, Syria, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Cyprus. Several times he filmed the Czech military units in Afghanistan. Recently he was involved in the upcoming documentary film by Radim Spacek Copper Mountain. In the documentary Millwheel of Hana Hegerova he watched the genesis of the latest album of popular Czech singer. Marginally he is devoted to music videos and charity spots (Recovery NGO, Memory of Nation). He writes the script for the feature films and TV series. He writes Czech succesful political sitcom Blanik.

Filmography

  • 2014 Blaník (script), satirical sitcom
  • 2013 Pomáhat a pálit, Help and Burn, a documentary for Czech TV
  • 2012 Rok jinak, A Different Year, about the participants in the Vodafone project
  • 2011 Tajemství Hany Hegerové, Hana Hegerová's Secret, a documentary for TV Barrandov
  • 2011 Česká pomoc, Czech Aid, a documentary about soldiers in Afghanistan for Czech TV
  • 2010 Memory oft he Nation, spots and series ofportraits ofheroes for the award-winning Memory ofthe Nation project
  • 2010 Mlýnské kolo Hany Hegerové, Hana Hegerová's Millwheel, a documentary about the singer Hana Hegerová recording her latest album
  • 2008 Angola – sen a skutečnost, Angola - Dream and Reality (director, cameraman) a full-length documentary from Africa
  • 2008 Afghanistan Trilogy - Kabul, Logar, S.O.G. (director, cameraman), three documentaries on Czech soldiers' role in the war in Afghanistan
  • 2006 Půl čtvrté, Half Past Three
    story, screenplay, director
  • 2001 Medici (story, screenplay, director), short fiction film

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