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25th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Czech Television Documentaries

Like with every year, Czech Television continues its interest in documentary filmmaking from the past year. In addition to their films that will be making an appearance in the festival’s competition segments, Czech Television will also present an additional fourteen films from their current productions.

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Anaconda – The End of the Myth?
An adventurous travelogue that follows the traces of the largest snake in the world. Naturalist and artist Jan Dungel leads an expedition to find the great anaconda, even if it means venturing into the most remote and uncharted places in the Amazon basin of Colombia or in the Arauca area of the Orinoco basin.You can watch this film HERE
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Anaconda – The End of the Myth?

Vladimír Šimek
Czech Republic / 2020 / 52 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Cyklus Nedej se: Kdo zaplatí účet?
Geologist and writer Václav Cílek’s perspective on environmental changes that took place during the last thirty years, the current environmental state of the world, and visions of the future.You can watch this film HERE.
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Cyklus Nedej se: Kdo zaplatí účet?

Martin Slunečko
Czech Republic / 2020 / 26 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Eva Jiřičná
A portrait documentary of a fragile woman made of steel and the most prominent representative of Czech architecture of all time. The film captures the inner workings and artistic world of an architect more famous abroad than in her own home country. Her doubts, joys, inspirations, incredible energy, and desire to create and be forever relevant take centrefold.You can watch this film HERE.
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Eva Jiřičná

Jana Chytilová
Czech Republic / 2020 / 52 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Hospitals in the First Line
This new documentary series directly captures the current situation of the Czech healthcare system during the coronavirus pandemic and focuses on the stories of protagonists who work in various specialties. The film takes an inside look at their everyday reality, documenting their incredible work ethic, fatigue, anxiety, stress, and even their personal lives.You can watch this film HERE.
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Hospitals in the First Line

Adam Oľha, Zuzana Kirchnerová Špidlová
Czech Republic / 2020 / 26 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Kovy Fixes History
After his education in the Czech Republic, popular Czech youtuber and influencer Kovy embarks on a documentary road trip to solve the problem of failed modern history teaching. With help from his fanbase of hundreds of thousands of viewers, he pinpoints the essence of the problem and sets off into the field to find it, all while connecting the dots between historians, history didactics, and other experts in the process.You can watch this film HERE.
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Kovy Fixes History

Ivo Bystřičan
Czech Republic / 2020 / 52 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
New Collection of Quick Happiness
The fashion industry has managed to connect the world of fashion with that of consumerism brilliantly, becoming an insatiable driver of 21st-century consumer culture. This documentary takes a peek behind the curtain of clothing consumption and challenges the lifestyle of economically developed, prosperous societies. It presents a critical reflection on the world of the fashion industry as a basic pillar of current overconsumption.You can watch this film HERE.
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New Collection of Quick Happiness

Tomáš Hlaváček
Czech Republic / 2019 / 26 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
New York City in the Time of COVID-19
New York became the biggest epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic in the spring of 2020. The feverish pulse of this iconic metropolis came to a standstill and eight million people faced a major blow comparable to that of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. This is a special inside look from director Tereza Nvotová on the troubled Big Apple.You can watch this film HERE.
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New York City in the Time of COVID-19

Tereza Nvotova
Czech Republic / 2020 / 26 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Průvodce výtvarným územím - Kateřina Šedá
In a new Czech Television cycle, Ondřej Horák follows the journey of exceptional works from studios to exhibition halls – this time the journey of Kateřina Šedá’s UNES-CO project to the International Biennial of Fine Arts in Venice.Ondřej Horák sleduje v novém cyklu ČT cesty výjimečných děl z ateliérů do výstavních síní, tentokrát UNES-CO Kateřiny Šedé na Mezinárodním bienále výtvarného umění v Benátkách.You can watch this film HERE.
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Průvodce výtvarným územím - Kateřina Šedá

Bibiana Beňová
Czech Republic / 2020 / 26 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Průvodce výtvarným územím - Vendula Chalánková
Multi-genre artist Vendula Chalánková is an exceptional figure on the Czech art scene. She has made her presence felt with her comic books dealing with seemingly banal moments of ordinary life with an original sense of cynical humour. The film documents Vendula Chalánková’s work on animated films about Leoš Janáček and her unique comic books.You can watch this film HERE.
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Průvodce výtvarným územím - Vendula Chalánková

Bibiana Beňová
Czech Republic / 2020 / 26 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Spring in Peril
The COVID-19 crisis in Czech Republic from an unconventional point of view. Different than we know it from the media. Unexpected, visually engaging take on how we were changed by the pandemic, quarantine, lockdown and state of emergency. You will hear the opinions, from the location complimented by unique visuals.You can watch this film HERE.

Spring in Peril

Adolf Zika
Czech Republic / 2020 / 70 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
The Fall of Consent Communism
This documentary examines the period of normalisation from the invasion of troops in Czechoslovakia to the disintegration of the communist regime at the end of the 1980s, all from the completely unique perspective of the regime’s key figures. The film, thus, makes it possible to see what caused the dissolution of the authoritarian system directly through the eyes of the ruling class itself.You can watch this film HERE.
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The Fall of Consent Communism

Jan Rousek
Czech Republic / 2019 / 89 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Věřím, že více světla potřeba nebude
Jan Palach’s sacrifice showed that he valued his nation more than his life. This documentary brings not only a new perspective on Palach’s personality, but also a challenge to today’s generation. You can watch this film HERE.
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Věřím, že více světla potřeba nebude

Olga Sommerová
Czech Republic / 2020 / 53 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Vodňanský & Skoumal – Everything Is Changing
This documentary about Jan Vodňanský and Petr Skoumal was conceived as a playful account of the life and work of a popular artistic couple who had made a significant contribution to Czech culture during their long career and whose popular work has remained alive and well and continues to inspire long after its downfall.You can watch this film HERE.
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Vodňanský & Skoumal – Everything Is Changing

Marek Najbrt
Czech Republic / 2020 / 52 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
Zapomenutá Františka Plamínková
She was braver and more courageous than many men. She lectured in Europe and the USA, shared Masaryk’s ideals, she was a teacher and writer, and she fought for women’s dignity. Thanks to her, women’s suffrage was protected by the Czechoslovak constitution 100 years ago. The remarkable journalist, pedagogue and politician, born 145 years ago, comes to life in this new documentary.You can watch this film HERE.
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Zapomenutá Františka Plamínková

Zuzana Zemanová
Czech Republic / 2020 / 52 min.
section: Czech Television Documentaries
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