To lead a happy life – that’s all Mallory wants for herself. Helena Třeštíková follows her protagonist for 13 years, through many crises and setbacks, as she constantly and steadfastly strives for a better future.
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Writer: Helena Třeštíková. Camera: Miroslav Souček, Vlastimil Hamerník, Robert Novák, David Cysař, Jiří Chod, Jakub Hejna. Sound: Richard Müller. Editing: Jakub Hejna. Music: Tadeáš Věrčák. Production: Negativ Film Productions. Producer: Kateřina Černá, Pavel Strnad. Length: 101 min. International Sales: Aerofilms.
Helena Třeštíková studied at the Prague Film School FAMU and has made more than 50 films to date. This year, DOK.fest München is presenting nine films by the grande dame of Czech documentary film as part of its homage.
ANNY, CZ 2020, 67 min.
FORMAN VS. FORMAN, CZ 2019, 78 min.
DOOMED BEAUTY, CZ 2016, 95 min.
MALLORY, CZ 2015, 101 min.
PRIVATE UNIVERSE, CZ 2012, 83 min.
RENÉ, CZ 2008, 83 min.
MARRIAGE STORIES – IVANA AND VÁCLAV (2006), 55 min.
MARRIAGE STORIES – IVANA AND VÁCLAV (1987), 35 min.
MIRACLE, CZ 1975, 15 min.
Homage Helena Třeštíková
A master of long-term observation: Helena Třeštíková's films sharpen the eye for the important details, the small dramas and the big moments. We present nine films by the Czech director from different creative phases.
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