Every Single Minute by by Erika Hníková
March 10 2020, five upcoming documentaries to be presented at Czech Docs… Coming Soon, six Czech/co-pro projects are pitched at East Doc Forum and a further five selected for the East Doc Market (March 12-13 2020).
Feature doc projects selected for Czech Docs… Coming Soon are presented by producer-director teams to an audience of invited professionals, including leading international film festivals, sales agents and distributors. One of projects will receive the Sheffield Doc/Fest Award at the East Doc Platform Closing Ceremony. The Czech Docs… Coming Soon presentation is organized by the Institute of Documentary Film in cooperation with the Audiovisual Producers’ Association.
Czech Docs… Coming Soon projects:
A New Shift (dir. Jindřich Andrš, prod. Augustína Micková, CZ)
Brotherhood (dir. Francesco Montagner, prod. Pavla Janoušková Kubečková, CZ, IT)
Every Single Minute (dir. Erika Hníková, prod. Jiří Konečný, CZ, SK)
At Full Throttle (dir. Miro Remo, prod. Miro Remo, Zuzana Piussi, Vít Janeček, CZ, SK)
Wolves on the Borders (dir. Martin Páv, prod. Zuzana Kučerová, CZ)
Meanwhile six Czech/co-production projects are selected for East Doc Forum, an event that has facilitated the realisation of over 180 documentary films since its inception in 2001.
East Doc Forum projects:
The Intensive Life Unit (dir. Adéla Komrzý, prod. Pavla Janoušková Kubečková, CZ)
Investigators (dir. Peter Pokorný, prod. Simona Hrušovská, SK, CZ)
The Visitors (dir. Veronika Lišková, prod. Kristýna Michálek Květová, CZ, NO)
The Taste of Celibacy (dir. & prod. Libuše Rudinská, CZ, SK) – Ex Oriente Film 2019 project
Comfortable Century (dir. Jaroslav Kratochvíl, prod. Jaroslav Bláha, CZ, FR) – Ex Oriente Film 2019 project
How I Became a Partisan (dir. Vera Lacková, prod. Jan Bodnár, SK, CZ) – Ex Oriente Film 2019 project
Czech projects at the East Doc Market, which runs 12-13 March 2020, and entails more than 400 curated meeting are:
Housing Expo(sed) (dir. Apolena Rychlíková, prod. Martin Kohout, CZ)
On Your Marks! (dir. Mária Pinčíková, prod. Zuzana Mistríková, Alice Tabery, SK, CZ)
Pongo Story (dir. Tomáš Kratochvíl, prod. Radim Procházka, CZ, SK, GB)
Doctor on a Trip (dir. David Čálek, prod. Jan Macola, CZ, SE, DE)
Happily Ever After (dir. Jana Počtová, prod. Martin Hůlovec, Jakub Pinkava, CZ, SK)