28th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Female Musicians: Rebellious
Female Musicians: Rebellious
Female Musicians: Rebellious

Female Musicians: Rebellious

director: Dagmar Smržová
original title: Muzikantky: Buřičské
country: Czech Republic
year: 2023
running time: 26 min.


An eight-part documentary series that maps the contemporary female songwriting scene. It presents a number of Czech female singer-songwriters, musicians, lyricists, and poets, allowed by the modern age to play almost anything and anywhere, presenting their work to listeners instantly, online, de facto from the kitchen. We will show you an episode called "Buřičské", where you will see Dasa Vokata, Nikola Mucha and Tereza Lavicka.


She graduated from FAMU in Prague, majoring in documentary filmmaking. In her films, she has long focused on individuals and families who have to deal with some form of disability. In 2016, she released the successful documentary film Love Me If You Can, in which she uncovers the taboo topic of sexual assistance for the disabled. The film won the Audience Award for Best Film at the Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival.

more about film

director: Dagmar Smržová
producer: Veronika Slámová
script: Dagmar Smržová
photography: Petr Koblovský, Vladan Vála
editing: Josef Krajbich
sound: Michal Janoušek
Ministerstvo kultury
Fond kinematografie
Město Jihlava
Kraj Vysočina
Creative Europe Media
Česká televize
Český rozhlas