Paths of Glory

After the popular annual Kinema Choice, we present a new richer section Paths of Glory, whose title is inspired by a famous Kubrick’s piece from 1957.

After the popular annual Kinema Choice, we present a new richer section Paths of Glory, whose title is inspired by a famous Kubrick’s piece from 1957. A few years after its premiere, the protagonist of this war drama film—Kirk Douglas—said that it is a movie that will always be extraordinary, even after a few years. Precisely this kind of films we should find on the following pages of the catalogue.


There are ten new, singular, extraordinary and awarded festival titles waiting for you. Their paths of glory have already started and they will continue at Cinematik. A seductive choice of film titles places emphasis on the attractiveness of their subject matter and cinematic depiction.


Paths of glory will provoke, open a discussion and bring forward the best of world film festivals. Get inspired and discover a rich world of cinema.

  • Tuesday 10. 09. 23:00

    House of Arts

    The Lodge

    The Lodge

    GB/US, 2019, 100 min.; en/ cz tit

    Director: Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz

    Grace—a soon-to-be stepmom—is snowed in with her fiancés two children at a remote holiday village.

  • Thursday 12. 09. 17:00

    House of Arts

    Young Ahmed

    Le Jeune Ahmed

    BE/FR, 2019, 84 min.; fr, arab / cz tit

    Director: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne

    A Belgian teenager hatches a plot to kill his teacher after embracing an extremist interpretation of the Quran.

  • Thursday 12. 09. 20:00

    Fontana Cinema

    A White, White Day

    Hvítur, Hvítur Dagur

    IS/DK/SE, 2019, 109 min.; is / cz tit

    Director: Hlynur Pálmason

    In a remote Icelandic town, an off-duty police chief begins to suspect a local man of having had an affair with his late wife, who died in a tragic accident two years earlier.

  • Thursday 12. 09. 23:00

    House of Arts

    American Woman

    American Woman

    US, 2018, 111 min.; en / cz tit

    Director: Jake Scott

    A young grandmother in a small Pennsylvania town raises her daughter’s son after her daughter goes missing under mysterious circumstances.

  • The Traitor

    Il traditore

    IT/FR/DE/BR, 2019, 152 min.; it, pt / cz tit

    Director: Marco Bellocchio

    In the early 1980’s, an all out war rages between Sicilian mafia bosses.

  • The Golden Glove

    Der Goldene Handschuh

    DE/FR, 2019, 115 min.; de, gr / cz tit

    Director: Fatih Akin

    The film is based on a true story and the novel of the same name by Heinz Strunk.

  • Saturday 14. 09. 17:00

    House of Arts

    The Whistlers

    La Gomera

    RO/FR/DE/SE, 2019, 97 min.; ro / cz tit

    Director: Corneliu Porumboiu

    A corrupt police officer from Bucharest falls in love with Gilda, who asks him to free a drug dealer Zsolt—in fact, her boyfriend—from prison.

  • Saturday 14. 09. 20:00

    House of Arts



    KR, 2019, 132 min.; kr / cz tit

    Director: Joon Ho Bong

    This black comedy follows a poor, but cunning family of four that decides to infiltrate a rich family of the businessman Mr. Park.

  • Saturday 14. 09. 23:00

    House of Arts

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait de la jeune fille en feu

    FR, 2019, 119 min.; fr / en sub / sk tit

    Director: Céline Sciamma

    Brittany, 1760. A talented painter Marianne is commissioned to leave to a manor house on an isolated island and do a wedding portrait of Héloise—a young woman from a rich family who has just left the convent to go to Milan and fulfill her mother’s wish.

  • A Rainy Day in New York

    A Rainy Day in New York

    US, 2018, 92 min.; en / cz tit

    Director: Woody Allen

    Woody Allen’s new romantic comedy tells the story of two university students—Gatsby and Ashleigh—whose weekend in New York certainly won’t go as planned.