What Is Behind the Canvas? (A Journey from Tišnov to Prague, or how Karel Vachek brought back his paintings)

  • Czech Republic
Audio Tracks

Legendary Czech documentary filmmaker and former head of FAMU's documentary department Karel Vachek returns to painting after 35 years. On the way from his exhibition in Tišnov, he shares his memories and distinctive views on art and life. (Jihlava IDFF)


  • Original title
    Co je za plátnem? (Cesta z Tišnova do Prahy aneb Jak Karel Vachek přivezl zpět své obrazy)
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Haukur Hallsson
  • Cast
    Karel Vachek
  • DOP
    Saul Pankhurst
  • Editing
    Dimitris Polyzos
  • Sound
    Gary Boyd
  • Duration
    12 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Ji.hlava IDFF, 2016


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