News from Finale Plzen Film Festival

31th Finale Plzeň fineished

31th Finale Plzeň fineished

24. 4. 2018

Finále Plzeň Film Festival just finished the 31st year. Festival prizes were dealt and we are looking forward to the next year.

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.

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Festival awards

Statutory Awards:

The Golden Kingfisher Award for the best feature live action or animated film

The Line (directed by Peter Bebjak)

 

The Golden Kingfisher Award for the best documentary

Nothing Like Before (directed by Lukáš Kokeš and Klára Tasovská)

 

The Golden Kingfisher Award for the best serial TV project and internet production

Gnome (directed by Jan Prušinovský)

 

The Golden Kingfisher Award for the best non-serial TV project and internet production

Justice (directed by Peter Bebjak)

 

The Golden Kingfisher Award for the best Student Short Film

Bo Hai (directed by Džuan Duong)

Non-statutory awards

Student Jury Award for the best feature live action or animated film

Little Harbour (directed by Iveta Grófová)

 

Student Jury Award for the best documentary

Heavy Hearth (directed by Marek Šulík)

 

Student Jury Award for the best serial TV and internet production

1890 (directed by Peter Begányi)

 

Student Jury Award for the best non-serial TV and internet production

Justice (directed by Peter Bebjak)

Film Friendly Region Award

Ústí region

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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