Hana Nováková (Czech Republic)

Hana Nováková studied Indian languages and film theory at Faculty of Arts, and Documentary Filmmaking at FAMU in Prague. She obtained her PhD. in Ethnozoology. She lived and studied several years abroad (France, India) and did her research of the tribes and rhinos in Indian federal state Assam. At the moment she is working as a director of ecological broadcasting Nedej se (translated into English "Hold your own!") in the Czech Television as well as a director of science-pop films for the Czech Academy of Science. In both her research and films, she mainly deals with topics of estrangement of people from the environment, wildlife protection, neocolonialism. The language she uses is usually a genre of written or filmed blackhumorous essays. She also contributes to various newspapers and magazines.

Filmography

  • Život věčný
    2009
  • Černé nebezpečí
    2009
  • Banglantida 2012
    2010
  • Národní galerie Šumava
    2011
  • Skutečné neskutečné
    2011
  • Vstříc stromu, pod jehož kůrou je napsáno, čím jsme si navzájem ve velké algebře
    2013
  • Vidím tě ve slovech, která nevidím
    2013
  • Spavá nemoc ke mně přichází ve snu
    2013
  • Chlorelei
    2013
  • Fosfor
    2013
  • Nutrie jako životní krédo
    2013
  • Trvale udržitelný kůň
    2014
  • Elegie za les
    2014
  • Průvodce férového pijáka kávy
    2015
  • Hlubinná ekologie: Laudato Si'
    2016
  • Smrk kapitalismu
    2017

Doc Alliance Members

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