TERRITORY OF IMAGINATION
The film explores the image of war in an era of enduring peace. On the background of mass events, which primarily serve as a necessary reminder of historical events, but seem more like bizarre celebrations of war, we engage the viewer in a game of imaginary, in which the notion of war varies across generations. War as a permanent exhibition in the museum of our society.
Územie fantázie / Paula Maľárová / 2023 / 68 min. / Slovak
The Shift depicts the fates of various people – a truck driver, a care-worker in Austria and a group of manual workers – who face the challenges of demanding week-long work tours. The film reflects on their dreams and desires, but also the sacrifices they have to make while they work in foreign cities and …
Vladimír Dzuro is the first Czech investigator to have worked for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. He collected evidence against war criminals and hunted perpetrators of ethnic cleansing. What is the landscape of the Balkans, a region that saw a conflict twenty-five years ago, like today? What happened to the people who …
ART TALENT SHOW
Every year, The Academy of Fine Arts in Prague (AVU) holds entrance exams. At three different studios, the film observes a demanding challenge the teachers are facing: how to find the chosen few in the crowds of applicants, the new talents who will be given opportunities to shape the art world in the coming years? …