Antiquary

Dagmar Ponechalová

This documentary film is a portrait of Ján Cíger who lives in his own fairy tale. The film reveals what lies behind his activity as an antiquary, literary man and writer. During his life, Ján made sacrifices so that he could spread the message of reading books among children and adults. He sets out on journeys with his cart full of books and organizes discussions about literature. The film shows the viewers the meaning of the inspirational journey of the self-proclaimed professor of peaology and founder of the fairy tale land of Janko Hráško Cíger.


SK, 2019, 16 min.; sk / en sub


Director:

Dagmar Ponechalová

Partner:

Akadémia umení v Banskej Bystrici