28th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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director: Martin Repka, Myroslava Klochko, Tomáš Šťastný
original title: Táta
country: Czech Republic
year: 2022
running time: 14 min.

synopsis

The film is a portrait of cinematographer Tomáš Šťastný, from whom the director inherited his name and profession. The director combines archival family materials and personal videos with a feature dramatization that is an intimate insight into his memories and an attempt to understand his father.

“I’m not saying goodbye to you with this film because I know I’ll keep discovering you.” — Tomas Stastny Jr.

biography

Tomáš Šťastný is a cinematographer who shoots documentaries, commercials, and music videos. He studied at the Film School in Písek and is now completing his master’s degree at the Film and TV School of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU). His short films have been awarded by the Association of Czech Cinematographers and at the Ostrava Kamera OKO festival.

more about film

director: Martin Repka, Myroslava Klochko, Tomáš Šťastný
producer: Ondřej Šejnoha
photography: Tomáš Šťastný
editing: Benjamín Kolmačka
music: Aid Kid, Kittchen Kittchen
sound: Miroslav Chaloupka, Alexandra Strapková
art director: Anežka Straková
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