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Manipulation by Authority, or Propaganda in Audio-Visual Production

Manipulation by Authority, or Propaganda in Audio-Visual Production

There is a new section called Manipulation by Authority. It is prepared in collaboration with Post Bellum and Deník N and will focus on the topics of propaganda in films in different decades of the 20th century. This year, it begins with the 1950s....

ZOOM Poland

ZOOM Poland

This year, the ZOOM section will focus on Poland, presenting extraordinary films that have resonated not only with our northern neighbours, but also at international festivals. Nevertheless, they passed through the Czech distribution unnoticed, or...

German Cinema

German Cinema

The popular German Cinema section will once again introduce four feature films (Schönborn, Nico, Borderland and The Sun Is Burning) and four short films (I Am, A Handbook of A Privileged European Woman, Fluid Border and Land Of Glory) that in an...

Great Film Harvest

Great Film Harvest

This year, the 34th edition of the Finále Plzeň festival will take place in the autumn again. The Czech film harvest will start on the 24th and end on the 29th of September. And there is a lot to look forward to after the long pandemic break....

We are founding an Association of Czech Film Festivals

We are founding an Association of Czech Film Festivals

Seven Czech film festivals - Anifilm Liberec, IFF Prague Febiofest, Finále Plzeň, One World, Summer Film School Uherské Hradiště, Jihlava IDFF and Zlín Film Festival - have joined forces to better and more effectively solve the problems they have...

We shall wait for the autumn film harvest

We shall wait for the autumn film harvest

We know the dates of the 34th Finále Plzeň Festival. Just like last year, it will take place in the autumn, from 24 to 29 September.

 

We shall wait for more films and better epidemiological situation. We hope to meet under conditions as normal...

33rd Finále Plzeň IS over. But the most important thing is that it was!

33rd Finále Plzeň IS over. But the most important thing is that it was!

We are really happy that the Festival took place this year, despite all the difficulties and limitations. We would like to thank the audience, the filmmakers and everyone who came and supported us. Without you, the Festival wouldn’t be make sense....

30 years after the fall of the Iron Curtain

30 years after the fall of the Iron Curtain

This year's selection of films in the German Cinema section will present different views of the ‘East’ and ‘West’ thirty years after the fall of the Iron Curtain. Captivating human stories full of worries, friendship, love and emotion. Every story...

Do you already have accreditation?

Do you already have accreditation?

We have opened advanced booking!

 

From 28 August, you can purchase accreditations online and from 1 September, you can book individual tickets.

 

This year, we will need registration from you as part of the anti-covid measures and the tickets...

The programme is ready!

The programme is ready!

The Finále Festival will go ahead and the complete programme is ready!

 

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