STUDENTS SHORTLY 2018
2., 9., 10., 13. and 15.5. 2018
The battle of film schools is back. The best students of FAMU, FAMO, UTB and the Slovak VŠMU will cross swords in your movie theatre. Come and guess who will be the one to win the Czech Lion in the coming years!
THE TRUCK (FAMU)
Directors: Adam Mach, Michal Blaško | Producer: FAMU |
Star: Peter Havási |
Year: 2017 | Length: 9 min | Live Action |
An abandoned truck sits along the highway, parked by a forest, outside the parking lot. The license plate is foreign. The driver did all he could to prepare for this special journey, but some unexpected events occurred along the way.
Director: Oliver Beaujard | Producer: FAMO |
Star: Cyril Dobrý, Petr Šmíd, Václav Kraus, Julie Šurková |
Year: 2017 | Length: 30 min | Live Action |
The film follows the story of a young Eric, who happens to find himself in a several-day process of a strange psychical and mental transformation. The viewer meets Eric for the first time at a wild party, asking for a lighter from a unknown and unseen character, who ends up gifting this peculiar tool to him. Thanks to this seemingly innocent gesture, representing the symbol of fire, Eric’s faith is sealed. He is given powers which not only change his entire life, but also present him with a series of challenging decisions, concerning his future, the future of several unknown individuals and the future of his best friend Robin.
Director: Bartłomiej Bart Klimsza | Producer: UTB |
Star: Josefína Dušková, Daniel Krečmar, Václav Duchek, Šimon Dohnálek |
Year: 2017 | Length: 16 min | Live Action |
A story of two boys who, in the course of a life laced with alcohol, meet the girl of their dreams and spend the night with her, only for the girl to abandon them the next day without a trace left behind. The boys cannot forget her, but will lead the same life as before.
MAGIC MOMENTS (VŠMU)
Director: Martina Buchelová | Producer: VŠMU |
Star: Mia Sofia Arpásová, Michaela Kostková |
Year: 2017 | Length: 20 min | Live Action |
Parents struggle to earn money, so sisters basically take care of each other alone. – Why do we walk on the grass?
– So that we step into shit and are lucky. Thanks to the bond they have, they might have already won over life’s shit.
Total length of the screening 75 min. In Czech and Slovak language with English subtitles.