Viola Ježková (Czech Republic)

Viola Ježková (1979) is graduate of Charles University’s Protestant Theological Faculty and FAMU’s department of documentary film, where she is currently working towards her Ph.D. In 2009, the Ji.hlava IDFF screened her film Not Just Standing, But Rising Up (Milan Balabán) (2009). Three years later, the festival showed My Body’s Body (2012), which was also named best documentary at 2012 FAMUFEST. Her film Everything Has Its Own Time (2017) received Special Mention of the Czech Joy Jury at Ji.hlava IDFF.


  • Seven ears of the Zodiac / Sedm uší zvířetníku
  • Cowshed / Kravín
  • In the Pink / V Růžové
  • Not just standing, but rising up (Milan Balabán) / Nejenom na nohou, ale i na zadních (Milan Balabán)
  • My Body's Body / Tělo mého těla
  • Mentální troglodyt
  • Everything Has Its Own Time / Všechno má svůj čas

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