St. Patrick's Land

  • Czech Republic
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A travel essay on Ireland; considered at the time the best film made about the country.

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

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  • Original title
    Země sv. Patricka
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Jan Špáta
  • DOP
    Jan Špáta
  • Editing
    Vlasta Styblíková
  • Music
    Luboš Fišer
  • Sound
    Zbyněk Mader
  • Duration
    29 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
    • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2009
    • International Documentary Film Festival Jihlava 2009
    • Febiofest Slovakia 2010
  • Awards
    • Special Jury Prize - Documentary Film Festival Karlovy Vary, 1968 is powered by Doc Alliance, 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.

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