In the House

Current Slovak cinema premieres, television novelties, but also a film review of students Works from the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava and the Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica. The Slovak cinematography is extremely lively and Cinematik selects the most interesting documentary and fiction titles.

  • Wednesday 15. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club



    SK, 2021, 40 min.; sk / en sub

    Director: Jakub Šipoš

    The story of four young people who embark on a boat journey from the Canary Islands to the southern part of Senegal to bring water filters to the Casamance area. The visual mosaic captures an escape from a consumerist society…

  • Wednesday 15. 09. 17:00

    House of Arts

    The Auschwitz Report


    SK/CZ/DE, 2020, 94 min.; sk, en, cz, pl, de / sk tit

    Director: Peter Bebjak

    After more than a year of meticulous planning, Auschwitz prisoners Alfréd and Rudolf set forth an escape plan in hopes of sharing precious evidence with anti-Nazi forces. With the resilient aid of their fellow inmates, the pair embarks on a…

  • Wednesday 15. 09. 20:00

    House of Arts



    UA/LT/SK, 2019, 90 min.; uk / sk tit

    Director: Vjačeslav Kryštofovyč

    The slow pace of life in the small seaside town of N is suddenly disturbed by a local scandal surrounding a man who has recently passed away. Only his wife and his friend know where he was buried, and they…

  • Thursday 16. 09. 17:00

    House of Arts



    CZ, 2021, 99 min.; cz

    Director: Jan Prušinovský

    Ema is a 25-year-old energetic shop assistant in a small-town supermarket. Tomáš is a 30-year-old roofer living in a nearby village. One night, which neither of them expected anything special from, quickly grows into a relationship, love and living together.

  • Thursday 16. 09. 20:00

    Fontána Cinema

    Every Single Minute

    Každá minúta života

    CZ/SK, 2021, 80 min.; sk

    Director: Erika Hníková

    Young couple Lenka and Michal Hanuliak have been conducting an unusual experiment with their four-year-old son Miško since his birth. Every minute of his life is managed in such a manner that he can grow up to be a top…

  • Friday 17. 09. 14:00

    House of Arts

    Wild Roots

    Külön falka

    HU/SK, 2021, 98 min.; hu / sk tit

    Director: Hajni Kis

    Ex-con Tibor works as a bouncer in a club. He’s in financial difficulties and in an endless conflict with his surroundings. He and his wild daughter have not seen each other for seven years. The twelve-year-old girl lives with her…

  • Friday 17. 09. 14:00

    House of Arts

    Love, Dad

    Milý tati

    CZ/SK, 2021, 13 min.; cz / en sub

    Director: Diana Cam Van Nguyen

    The film depicts the relationship of a daughter who, through this film, looks for a way back to her father. The author found letters he had written to her from prison years ago. Letters full of love she never experienced…

  • Friday 17. 09. 17:00

    Cinema Club

    My Afghan Family

    Moja afganská rodina

    CZ/FR/SK, 2021, 80 min.; cz

    Director: Michaela Pavlátová

    When Herra, a Czech woman, falls in love with Nazir, an Afghan, she has no idea about the life that awaits her in the post-Taliban Afghanistan, nor about the family she is about to join. Like the other women in…

  • Friday 17. 09. 20:00

    Cinema Club

    Reconstruction of Occupation

    Rekonstrukce okupace

    CZ/SK, 2021, 95 min.; cz

    Director: Jan Šikl

    Director Jan Šikl has been collecting amateur films from different families for over thirty years. Recently, he found 3.5 hours of professionally filmed material that captures the invasion of Czechoslovakia by the Warsaw Pact forces on August 21, 1968. The…

  • Saturday 18. 09. 17:00

    Cinema Club

    The Impossible Voyage

    Cesta do nemožna

    SK/CZ, 2019, 90 min.; sk

    Director: Noro Držiak

    The Impossible Voyage is a special effects film depicting the life story of one of the greatest Slovak personalities of European importance, M. R. Štefánik. With only a slight exaggeration, we could call the film a documentary as if made…

  • Sunday 19. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club

    Fragment 0

    Fragment 0

    SK, 2019, 9 min.; bez dialógov / no dialogues

    Director: Michal Žilinský

    The experimental film Fragment 0 takes place in an organic area devoid of universal physical laws, natural processes and mankind, whose absence indicates the latent forms of the world in either the final or the initial state of the moment…

  • Sunday 19. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club



    SK, 2021, 28 min.; cz / en sub

    Director: Kateřina Hroníková

    The lives of an elderly couple who have given up on their connection to the outside world and whose everyday lives have shrunk to compulsive task completion are interrupted by a company called The Sun. The company offers services to…

  • Sunday 19. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club



    SK, 2017, 6 min.; bez dialógov / no dialogues

    Director: Pavol Čižmár

    The film, whose narrative is driven by the music of Slovak band Bulp, tells the story of a woman after tragically losing her partner. Through virtual reality, she discovers an alternative, in which they can continue to live together, forever.

  • Sunday 19. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club



    SK/CZ, 2018, 9 min.; bez dialógov / no dialogues

    Director: Marek Jasaň

    Journey is the story of a man, who daydreams entering the minds of people around him, stealing their dreams, desires and personal experience in order to fill his own, empty mind.

  • Sunday 19. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club

    About freedom [not]


    SK, 2018, 21 min.; sk, en / en sub

    Director: Paula Reiselová

    The film is a personal experiment by the director who gives up the responsibility for her own life on the path to freedom. Using a social network, she lets anonymous followers decide for her. Like Alice in Wonderland, who has…

  • Sunday 19. 09. 11:00

    Cinema Club

    Greetings from Nigeria

    Pozdrav z Nigérie

    SK, 2020, 17 min.; sk / en sub

    Director: Peter Hoferica

    When pensioner Emil receives an e-mail from a Nigerian prince asking for financial help, he has no other option (despite the disapproval of the rest of the family) than to send him the money. The Nigerian prince promises him not…

  • Tuesday 14. 09. 19:00

    House of Arts

    107 Mothers


    SK/CZ/UA, 2021, 90 min.; sk / en sub

    Director: Peter Kerekes

    Lesya has committed a crime of passion which brings her a seven-year sentence in one of Odessa’s correctional facilities for women. She has just given birth to her first child and now she is entering a world populated only by…