Zuzana Piussi (Slovakia)

Zuzana Piussi was born 1971 in Bratislava. Since 1992, Zuzana Piussi works as stage and costume designer for, amongst others, the Stoka theater in Bratislava. In 1999 she wrote her own theatre show titled Modna prehliadka, enlisting the cooperation of L. Burgr and I. Hrubanicova. In 2000 she founded the Free Association for contemporary opera, together with L. Burgr. She wrote the libretti for the operas John King (2001) and Tete-a-tete (2002) and was also responsible for costumes and stage design. Since 2002 she has been studying at the Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Bratislava (VSMU), Faculty of Film and Television. Her first documentary film Výmet was awarded the Main Prize at the IFF Beirut in 2003.

Filmography

  • Výmet
    22´, SK, 2003
  • Bezbožná krajina
    34´, SK, 2004
  • Anjeli plačú
    54´, SK, 2005
  • Stoka
    18´, SK, 2007
  • Myslím, tedy slam
    51´, CZ, 2008
  • Babička
    74´, CZ/SK, 2008
  • Koliba
    45´, SK, 2009
  • Hrdina naší doby
    55', Slovakia, 2009
  • Nemoc tretej moci/Disease of the Third Power
    52', Slovakia, 2011
  • Muži revoluce
    65', Slovakia, 2011
  • Kuracia láska/Chicken Love
    45', Slovakia, 2011
  • Od Fica do Fica/The Grasp of the State
    82', Slovakia, 2012
  • Křehká identita
    70', Czech Republic/Slovakia, 2012
  • Kríza slovenských elít
    24', Czech Republic, 2013
  • Fenomén Šmejdi
    26', Czech Republic, 2014
  • Priamy prenos
    57', Czech Republic/Slovakia, 2014
  • Ťažká voľba
    80', Czech Republic/Slovakia, 2016

Doc Alliance Members

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