60th Zlín Film Festival for Czech Centres

  • Czech Republic

This selection will be available only from May 29 to June 7, 2020.

Pat and Mat and other animations:

You Are So Lucky! (Ty se máš!, CZE, 2013, 6´)
Directed by: Zuzana Brachaczková
Production: Faculty of Multimedia Communication of Tomas Bata University in Zlín

A humorous story about a hen with the feeling that her life filled with the constant commanding rooster, the exhausting laying of eggs, and the clucking of the surrounding hens is the worst in the world. Why couldn’t she be a dog? After all, a dog has it easy! He just rolls over in his doghouse all day with his belly up and fi lls up on treats. What happens when two naive creatures exchange roles?

Blue Car Stories (O modrém autíčku, CZE, 2013, 8´)
Directed by: František Novák
Production: Československá filmová společnost, s.r.o.

One part of a series of stories about a blue car and his friends. The pink car has a smudge and is sad. Where can they get water when the river has dried up? But there are friends who will help in any distress.

Wildlife Crossing! (Pozor, zvěř!, CZE, 2014, 6´)
Directed by: Noro Drziak, Anthony Wong
Production: 3BOHEMIANS

The story about the love of two snails who must overcome the pitfalls of the harsh reality that separates them – the road in the middle of the countryside. He can’t stop traffic, but not even the danger of passing cars can stop him. He has to cross the road to get to his girl.

Little Rain Worms (Žížaláci – Hřiště, CZE, 2015, 9´)
Directed by: Jaromír Gál
Production: Czech Television

The little rain worms and Blackbird deal with an illegal dump. They have fun using a meat grinder to turn all of the strange junk into attractions – colorful swings and slides. They mark their newly built playground and then the worms and Blackbird become the first to play on it.

Erwin (CZE, 2015, 4´)
Directed by: Petr Jindra
Production: Faculty of Multimedia Communication of Tomas Bata University in Zlín

In a small house lives an old lady with her cat Erwin. In the house there is a table, an armchair and dozens of boxes that Erwin loves. One day the lady gets a new microwave. When the cat sees the microwave, a new modern box it can’t be stopped. The lady does all she can to change the cat's mind. In the end ruse is paid back by ruse.

Pat and Mat in the Countryside: The Cactus (Pat a Mat na venkově: Kaktus, CZE, 2015, 8´)
Directed by: Marek Beneš
Production: Patmat film, s.r.o.

Mat buys a huge cactus and brings it home. It is really big and they need get it inside somehow, but it’s not easy because the cactus has spines everywhere. What crazy idea will they think of this time? How will they get it home?

The Cherry Tree (Třešňový strom, CZE, 2017, 5´) Directed by: Eva Dvořáková Production: Faculty of Multimedia Communication of Tomas Bata University in Zlín

The paper picture on the wall is completing itself and lives its own life. The story shows the relationship between the characters in the picture – fragile and influenced by the real world.

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