News from Finale Plzen Film Festival

Two episodes of Dukla instead of one!

Two episodes of Dukla instead of one!

21. 4. 2018

On Saturday, April 24 at 7pm we give you a pre-premiere of both the episodes of a new TV film Dukla 61, with the director David Ondříček present at the screening. The following films Lady Bug and 24 week will start at 10pm instead of 9.30pm.

Another projection of Planeta Česko

Another projection of Planeta Česko

21. 4. 2018

For a great interest we add another projektion of Planeta Česko. You can discover the beauty of Czech nature not only on Monday but now still on Sunday at 6:30 pm in JoNáš.

Who is where on Friday and Saturday?

Who is where on Friday and Saturday?

20. 4. 2018

Many stars are coming to Finale. And these are the people you can meet in a screening hall, in the cafe or in the park: Pavel Baťka, Marie Doležalová and Marek Zelinka, Bohdan Sláma, Denisa Nesvačilová, Eliška Kaplický Fuchsová, Václav Neužil, Jana Plodková, Vít Klusák and Filip Remunda, Halka Třešňáková, Miroslav Krobot, David Ondříček, and Olga Sommerová.

And we’re open!

And we’re open!

19. 4. 2018

It’s April 19th and the 31st grande Finale kicks off! You can see more than 130 films, go to concerts, meet the stars and much more. Have you slected and purchased your tickets? We start with the Opening Ceremony today with our amazing moderators Honza Cina and Petr Vančura, followed by a the premiere of Ondřej Havelka’s new film, Hastrman. The main protagonist, Hastrman himsel, or Karel Dobrý, will come and say hello too. Come join us. We added a screening starting at 5pm.

Pre-sale begins!

Pre-sale begins!

11. 4. 2018

Accreditation and ticket pre-sale for the 31st Finále Plzeň is now open! Since April 9, you can buy either individual tickets or good-value passes: weekend-long or festival-long. A special discount is offered to film students and there are concessions for others, too. The accreditation passes are available online, tickets may also be purchased next to the Plzeň Tourist Information Center located at náměstí Republiky.

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Festival tips

22th April

11:30 AM Měšťanská beseda Big Hall

Little Harbour


1:00 PM Měšťanská beseda Small Hall

Ministry of Love


4:30 PM Café Regner

Out of competition selection of 2017 student films


7:00 PM DEPO2015 Klempírna

Universum Brdecka

23th April

13:00 DEPO2015



15:00 Měšťanská beseda JoNáš



16:30 Měšťanská beseda Big Hall



17:00 a 19:30 Café Regner

Student Short Film Competition


18:00 Café Papírna

Autism stand-up


7:00 PM Měšťanská beseda Small Hall

The Family


21:30 Měšťanská beseda JoNáš

God Forsaken

Industry Days Program

What expect from the 30th

What expect from the 30th

In 2016 the Kingfisher brought spring to the town! The Finale Plzen Film Festival went through a renaissance. New team brought in new and modern approach to the traditional event. Original program followed the trends of renown international festivals and is going to follow the trends also next year. Finale Plzen is the only similar platform in the Czech Republic to focus on both cinema and TV and online production!


The 30th Finale Plzen Film Festival remains a competition assessed by international jury of experts and the best films are going to be awarded the Golden Kingfisher.

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Festival catalogue

Festival catalogue

This year the catalogue got a new - more magazine-like - face. Not only can you find all the information about the films inside, you can also indulge in interviews with our jury members and learn about the history of the festival. Want to start reading? Be our guest.


Or buy the catalogue at the festival reception for a symbolic price of 68CZK.

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