Tomáš Krupa (Czech Republic)

Tomas Krupa (born in 1983 in Zilina) studied at Documentary Film Department at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts at Academy of Arts in Slovakia in the class of well-known Czech documentary director Olga Sommerova. Since 2009 he has been working in the field of audiovisual production as an independent director, screenwriter and producer. In 2013 he founded his own production company HAILSTONE, which is focused on producing documentary films. In 2008-2012 he was working on his first feature documentary film "GRADUATES/ Freedom Is Not for Free" as the director, screenwriter and producer. Currently he works on the international co-production project LIFE IS SHORT.


  • 2005 - Trip to Nowhere
  • 2006 - V kruhu manželskom/ In Marriage Circle
  • 2008 - V Indii medzi svetlom a tmou/ In India Between the Light and the Dark
  • 2011 - Stroj, ktorý sme postavili/ The Machine We Built
  • 2012 - ABSOLVENTI/ Sloboda nie je zadarmo/ GRADUATES/ Freedom Is Not For Free

Doc Alliance Members

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