24th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
The inner world of Tereza Dočkalová / Czech language only
Tereza Dočkalová is a forceful female voice who uses hyperbole to tear down stereotypes about the roles of men and women in society. In her show, The Wide World of Wankers, she criticizes patriarchal relicts in Czech society and shows both men and women that the struggle is not over. Dočkalová will talk about the women who inspire her.
She studied acting at the Janáček Conservatory, then worked in the Aréna Chamber Theatre, both in Ostrava. Since 2014 she has been a member of the ensemble at the Theatre Under Palmovka. There she can be seen in roles such as Dora in the Žítkovský Goddesses or Ibsen’s Nora. She is the recipient of two Thalia awards. Since 2018 she has been the host of the satirical program Branky, body, kokoti (The Wide World of Wankers), where she comments on sexist remarks and the persistence of gender stereotypes.