Mira Fornay

Mira Fornay

Slovak Republic

Biography

Her second feature film, MY DOG KILLER (2013), was premiered in the main competition in Rotterdam in 2013 where it won the main Tiger Hivos Award. Mira recently won several prizes, among others: the best director at 18th Vilnius International Film Festival, IFF Zerkalo, The CineVision Award Munich Film Festival, the Best Czech film at Finale Plzen, etc. MY DOG KILLER was released in March/April 2013 in Slovakia, Czech Republic and from March 2014 will be in German cinema distribution. The film travelled over 40 international film festivals and was selected as the Slovak entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards.

Films Selection