A refined film essay about the loneliness, wisdom and humility of old women. The film, most valued by Jan Špáta, was awarded the Grand Prize at the International Short Film Festival in Oberhausen, the Trilobit Award and Special Mention at the IFF in Karlovy Vary.
Eighteen films by the master of Czech documentary filmmaking Jan Spata were digitally restored and transferred into HD format and are now available on 4 DVDs and a selection of five digitally restored films are also in theatrical distribution. More about Jan Spata and the project at www.janspata.cz.
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.