Andrea Slováková

Andrea Slováková

Czech Republic

Biography

Documentary filmmaker, teacher, programmer. Born in Slovakia, at this point lives and works in Czech Republic. She studied Mass Media Studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University in Prague. Graduated also from Film Science at the Philosophical Faculty of Charles University, where is now finishing her postgraduate studies. She studied documentary filmmaking at Film Academy FAMU in Prague. From 2003 to March 2011 she worked in the management of Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival, in the last years as the director for publishing activities.
Currently she continues to program experimental films and as an editor of bimonthly Dok.revue. She publishes articles in different magazines (e.g. Cinepur, Kino Ikon, A2) and was editor-in-chief of the annual anthology of texts on documentary called DO. She teaches history and methods of documentary film at Masaryk's University Brno. in As an artist, she directed the portrait of mathematician Petr Vopěnka, film about clouds or a film essay about supervision mechanisms.

Films Selection

  • In Sight (Nadohled) - 2011
  • Clouds - 2007
  • An Intent to Enrich the Bare Mechanistic World - 2006