Scene from the film Present Moment

Present Moment

  • Czech Republic

A film poem. A minimalist reflection on whether inner states are transferable by the film medium. The aim of a Buddhist mindfulness meditation is to clear away thoughts wandering from the past to the present, to be mindfully aware of each present moment. Each unique NOW NOW NOW passing away just like single frames while the camera grab snatches off meters of expensive 35mm material.


  • Original title
    Přítomný okamžik
  • Direction
  • DOP
    Lukáš Hyksa
  • Music
    Petr Váně
  • Sound
    Petr Váně
  • Duration
    6 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
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