Hauser and Žižek: teoreticians of postmarxistic philosophy

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Year
2008
Country
  • Czech Republic
Runtime
72min
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Aren't the deformed images of Marx which we often come across in the Czech Republic, a manifestation of the fact that we have not yet come to terms with the communist regime, asks Michael Hauser, philosophy lecturer from the Charles University in Prague. Filmmakers took his question and transformed it into a film. They followed a protest with their camera, they caught Slovenian philosophy bear Slavok Žižek in a Prague archway. For those, who might get bored, they used colorful filters. Besides that, they invited a rat to participate, an animal that knows how to listen.

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  • Original Title
    Hauser a Žižek: teoretikové postmarxistické filosofie
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Helena Všetečková
  • Cinematography
    Vojtěch Votýpka, Veronika Janečková, Boris Jankovec, Helena Všetečková
  • Editing
    Helena Všetečková
  • Sound
    Boris Jankovec
  • Runtime
    72 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2008
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution

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