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Helena Trestíková

Helena Trestíková was born on June 22, 1949 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. She is a director and writer, known for Forman vs. Forman (2019), Marcela (2007) and Women at the Turn of the Century (Trapped) (2001). See full bio »

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Marcela Director
Dotek svetla Director


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 2021 Anny (Documentary)
 2021 Ester (TV Movie documentary)
 2020 Karolína (Documentary)
 2019 Milos Forman, une vie libre (TV Movie documentary)
 2019 Forman vs. Forman (Documentary)
 2018 Gen: Galerie elity národa (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Bohdan Pomahac (2018)
 2017 A Marriage Story (Documentary)
 2016/I Zkáza krásou (Documentary)
 2015 Mallory (Documentary)
 2013 Vojta Lavicka: Ups and Downs (Documentary)
 2013 Life with Jester (Documentary)
 2012 Private Universe (Documentary)
 2010 Katka (Documentary)
 2008/II René (Documentary)
 2007 Marcela (Documentary)
 2006 The Events of Pavel Stecha (Documentary)
 2006 Manzelské etudy po dvaceti letech (TV Mini-Series documentary) (6 episodes)
 2001 Hitler, Stalin and I (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 Sladké století (Documentary)
 1995 Lida Baarova's Bittersweet Memories (Documentary short)
 1992 Rekni mi neco o sobe - Pavlína (Documentary)
 1992 Rekni mi neco o sobe - René (Documentary)
 1991 I Created You
 1989 Hledání cest (Documentary)
 1987 Marriage Stories (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Mirka a Antonín (1987)
- Ivana a Pavel (1987)
 1987 Thousand Year of the Soberity (Documentary)
 1987 Z lásky (Documentary)
 1980 Dotek svetla (Short)
 1975 The Miracle (Documentary)
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[on Katka (2010)] In 1996, I started a series of long-term observational films about women. It was in nine parts, one of which was [about] Katka. At the time, it was unthinkable to show documentaries in Czech cinemas. But the situation is gradually changing, so we decided to follow up on the story of Katka and two other women. And it was a good choice: The film was very successful back home, with... See more »


Retrospective at the 27th Camerimage International Film Festival in 2019. See more »

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