Saturday 16. 09.
Andy Warhol – americký sen
SK, 2023, 108 min.; sk, en / en sub
Director: Ľubomír Ján Slivka
Documentary film about the life and work of one of the world’s greatest artists with roots in the eastern Slovak village of Miková. The intimate story of Andy’s family, making his mark on the New York art scene, gaining world…
Tonda, Slávka a kouzelné světlo
CZ/SK/HU, 2023, 82 min.; sk dub
Director: Filip Pošivač
Eleven-year-old Tony has a unique characteristic—he has been glowing since birth. His overprotective parents try to keep him at home to protect him from the outside world. When the mysterious Shelly moves into their house before Christmas break, Tony’s world…
CS, 1980, 74 min.; bez dialógov / no dialogues
Director: Viktor Kubal
A young and beautiful countess loves life. Both noble suitors and forest animals compete in showing their true affection to her. One day as a storm breaks out in the forest, she gets lost. Exhausted to the point of death…
Urotcite na Blaga
BG/DE, 2023, 114 min.; bg / en sub / sk tit
Director: Stephan Komandarev
When a retired, recently widowed teacher falls prey to a phone scam, she’s left robbed of her life savings and without any money for her late husband’s grave. Her life turns upside down when she realizes that there’s no way…
SK, 2022, 68 min.; sk / en sub
Director: Jaro Vojtek
Shift depicts the lives of people who have to travel back home after working hard on their week-long work shifts through the fates of three characters—a truck driver, a care-worker in Austria and a group of manual workers. The film…
Risiken & Nebenwirkungen
AT, 2021, 92 min.; de / en sub / sk tit
Director: Michael Kreihsl
A routine check-up reveals that the Pilates trainer Kathrin is suffering from kidney disease and needs a transplant. Her husband Arnold is a successful architect in the middle of a large project and is afraid of donating one of his…
SK, 2022, 9 min.; bez dialógov / no dialogues
Director: Peter S. Kološ
Young girl travels to school by the sea using her futuristic vehicle. She does this on a daily basis. This time, however, the battery in her device is critically low and she needs to stop as soon as possible. She…
SK, 2022, 26 min.; sk, hu / en sub
Director: Monika Mahútová
27-year-old Anna lives with her mother Hana in a small town near the Slovak-Hungarian border. Anna has dreams that will never come true as long as she stays there, living with her mother. Hana, as a woman who has experienced…
Ticho na poli
SK, 2022, 27 min.; sk / en sub
Director: Štefánia Lovasová
After the recent attacks in a small Eastern Slovak village, everyone stops talking to Ivanka, as if she was the one who caused the conflicts. Looking for modesty in people and in relationships, Ivanka discovers the odd feeling of losing…
Večera pre 2, Raňajky pre 1
SK, 2022, 5 min.; sk, en / en sub
Director: Kristína Žilinčárová
A young woman who craves for more recounts the story of a special dinner. A film about eating and female desire that genre-wise oscillates between fashion film, horror, video clip, and drama.
FI/UK, 2022, 91 min.; en, fi / cz tit
Director: Jalmari Helander
At the end of World War II, a lone gold prospector (Jorma Tommila) finds a rich vein of gold in the wilderness of Lapland in northern Finland. When he travels to the nearest town with the find, he encounters a…
Mladé filmové talenty Workshopu Azyl 2023
SK, 2023, 60 min.; sk
Director: rôzni / various
The participants of the AZYL FILM WORKSHOPS had the opportunity to make their own short films under the guidance of professional lecturers. During five days, they tried almost all positions in the production of an audiovisual work. Come and watch…
The Miracle Club
UK, 2023, 91 min.; en / sk tit
Director: Thaddeus O'Sullivan
The joyful pilgrimage journey of a group of riotous working-class women from Dublin to Lourdes, France, leads them to discover each other’s friendship and their own personal miracles.
Le bleu du caftan
FR/MA/BE/DK, 2022, 122 min.; ar / cz tit
Director: Maryam Touzani
A Moroccan clothing shop is the setting for an unexpected love triangle in a subtle and fragile story about the different forms of love. Mina and her husband Halim run a traditional clothing shop with kaftans in Morocco. Mina handles…
PL, 2023, 89 min.; pl, en, zh, it, ru / en sub / sk tit
Director: Jakub Piątek
Young pianists take part in the legendary International Chopin Piano Competition. A unique chance of a lifetime, portrayed from backstage and set to Chopin’s music.
Suzume no Tojimari
JP, 2022, 122 min.; jp / cz tit
Director: Makoto Šinkai
A modern adventure anime road movie where 17-year-old Suzume helps a mysterious young man close doors from another world appearing in abandoned places to prevent devastating disasters all over Japan. On the way to complete this mission, she must face…
AT/FR/DE/TW, 2021, 120 min.; zh / en sub / sk tit
Director: C.B. Yi
Fei makes a living in the big city working as a hustler. His world collapses when he realizes that his family accepts his money but not his homosexuality. Broken-hearted, Fei struggles to create a new beginning in his life.
HU/SK, 2023, 111 min.; hu / sk tit
Director: Tibor Bánóczki, Sarolta Szabó
By 2123, fertile land will disappear from the face of the Earth. Flora and fauna will be extinct. Just before the total catastrophe, scientists develop an extremely nutritious plant, but one that can only grow in the human body. The…
JO/FR/SA/QA, 2023, 113 min.; ar / en sub / sk tit
Director: Amjad Al Rasheed
Jordan, nowadays. After the sudden death of her husband, Nawal, 30s, has to fight for her part of the inheritance in order to save her daughter and home in a society where having a son would be a game changer.
2551.01 “The Kid”
AT, 2021, 65 min.; bez dialógov / no dialogues
Director: Norbert Pfaffenbichler
A punk rock homage to silent cinema. The first instalment in the intended “dystopic slapstick film” trilogy is set in an underground world of passageways, sewers, bunkers, and dark cellars. The world without windows, without daylight, without hope. Literally everyone…
DJ set, 120 min.
Having lived for years at the centre of a vibrant Scottish and Dutch club scenes, Bali G had his musical aesthetic formed by venues with rich history such as Glasgow’sSubclub, La Cheetah or Berkley Suite, and Amsterdam’s De School, while…
Koncert, 60 min.
Peter Juhás is a songwriter from Lučenac, whose songs are characterized by energy, life and singing melodies. You can recognize him from larger or smaller stages, some city streets or television screens. In 2019, he placed 4th in The Voice…
Komentovaná prehliadka, 90 min.
Dom umenia (the House of Arts), where the main program of the Cinematik Festival takes place, is an exceptionally well-preserved monument of modern architecture. We invite you to a tour of this brutalist structure by Ferdinand Milučký with the commentary…
Diskusia, 60 min.
Part of this year’s Cinematik visual is visual communication based on storyboard stories. A storyboard consists of illustrations or images displayed in sequence for the purpose of previsualizing a film, animation, motion graphics, or interactive media sequence. The storyboard process…
Diskusia, 60 min.
Juraj Malíček and Peter Konečný in a live recording of the Vertigo podcast, which brings many reviews of films and series every Saturday. If you are thinking about what movie you should go to see (or what not to see)…
CZ/SK, 2023, 118 min.; cz / en sub
Director: Robert Hloz
In 2041, when humanity uses very advanced technologies, the constitution guarantees all citizens the right to “one whole life”. After an unnatural death, such as a car accident or a terrorist attack, a person can be restored from their digital…
US/KR, 2023, 105 min.; en, kr / en sub / cz tit
Director: Celine Song
What if? In Korean, there is a word In-Yun which means “connected by fate”. When two people meet, it means that their destinies were intertwined in other lives as well. A delicate modern romance, it tells the story of writer…