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Czech Horizon: TV & On-line Films, Series

Stars – Karel and Josef

Lucie Štamfestová | Czech Republic | 2018 | 5 min | CS

This series presents the giants of Czech history through stories from their childhood and adolescence while searching for the ordinary, human and humorous sides of every personality, however serious they may be. The animation reminiscent of contemporary comics connects modern drawing with period artistic elements.

Stars – Karel and Josef

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Mury the Cat – Lunchtime

Jernej Zmitek | Slovenia, Czech Republic | 2018 | 12 min | SL

This series starring likeable cats of different colours was made by Slovenian director Jernej Zmitek in a Slovenian-Czech co-production. Mury is taking Missy for a birthday lunch. Both are so hungry they can only talk about food on their way to the Chat Noir restaurant…

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

No no no! – Kuk

Daniel Špaček | Czech Republic | 2018 | 1 min

Humorous one-minute-long animations with a playful artistic style, quick punchlines and slapstick poetics. The director lets the micro-stories unfold in a small space while resourcefully using colour combinations in line with the visuals of the Czech Television’s ČT:D children’s channel.

No no no! – Kuk

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

The Kokoška Family on the Road – The Race in Grand Canyon

Ivo Hejcman, Jitka Petrová | Czech Republic | 2019 | 8 min | CS

The heroes of this humorous series are the hens of the Kokoška family. Daddy – a journalist – writes reports from various parts of the world where he takes his loved ones with him. This time, they travel to the United States to see the Grand Canyon. And even though exciting situations seem to avoid reporter Kokoška as if on purpose, in the end he – as always – submits a sensational report.

The Kokoška Family on the Road – The Race in Grand Canyon

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Sing with Us – Christmas Special

David Súkup | Czech Republic | 2018 | 5 min | CS

Renowned Czech director David Súkup has turned popular Czech songs into charming animated stories that are popular with children. A clever little fox presents every episode, this time Christmas-themed.

Sing with Us – Christmas Special

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Speaking of Our Country – Jumping Symbol

Maria Procházková | Czech Republic | 2018 | 5 min | CS

This animated series created to commemorate the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the foundation of independent Czechoslovakia introduces the Czech national symbols to children in an entertaining way. Director Maria Procházková uses playful and inventive animation.

Speaking of Our Country – Jumping Symbol

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Mimi a Lisa – Christmas Lights Mystery

Ivana Šebestová, Katarína Kerekesová | Slovakia, Czech Republic | 2018 | 27 min | CS

Almost a 30-minute-long Christmas special of the poetic Slovak-Czech series about the deep friendship of two girls, one of whom can’t see. Christmas Lights Mystery takes place in a magical Christmas atmosphere enhanced by the tender artistic style of the characters and the settings.

We 8/5/2019
14.30-15.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall

Fr 10/5/2019
11.30-12.32
Roháč – Czech TV Hall