Lukáš  Kokeš

Lukáš Kokeš

Czech Republic

Biography

Lukas studied at Film Studies department at Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague and at the Documentary department at FAMU in Prague. His short film REDEMPTION ATTEMOT OF A TV REPAIRMAN JOSEF LAVICKA IN NINE SCENES(2008) received Special Jury Mention at Jihlava IDFF 2008, another short 59-184-84 (2009) was screened at numerous international documentary and short film festivals across Europe. He often works as cinematographer and editor on his own projects as well as in collaboration with other directors. This was also the case of his first feature film FORTRESS (2012), which he made together with Klára Tasovská as co-director, cinematographer, and co-editor. He regularly cooperates with Czech Television and HBO Europe. In collaboration with Klára Tasovská, he recently finished their next full-length film NOTHING LIKE BEFORE (2017), where again he worked as director and cinematographer.

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