Robert Kirchhoff (Slovakia)

Robert Kirchhoff (born in 1968) graduated from the Department of Documentary Film at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (VŠMU). In his filmmaking, he focuses primarily on socially-critical themes. He cooperates primarily with Slovak and Czech TV, the third sector and independent producers. Besides film directing, he also deals with film programming and production. He is founder and director of the civil association (a ltd. company since 2007) "atelier.doc" dealing with the production of independent documentary films and publishing books and CDs. Since 2003, he has worked at the VŠMU in Bratislava as head of the seminar of creative documentary at the Department of Documentary Film. He lives in Bratislava.


  • Veselé Vianoce
    SK, 1996
  • Spomienka
    SK, 1997
  • Straty a návraty
    SK, 1998
  • Čierne slovo/Kálo lav
    SK, 1999
  • Otvorené okná
    SK, 2000
  • Výprava proti SKsti
    SK, 2000
  • Si moje slnko
    SK, 2000
  • Na vode
    SK, 2001
  • Hej, Slováci/ Hey, You Slovaks
    48´, SK, 2002
  • Kvety zla
    SK, 2003
  • Lesk a bieda SNP
    SK, 2005
  • Normalizácia/ Normalization
    90´, SK, 2007
  • Rómsky holokaust/ The Romany Holocaust
    80´, SK, 2008
  • Duch v stroji
  • Kauza Cervanová
  • Cesta lesom
  • Steam on the River
  • A Hole in the Head

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.