Young Film Fest


October 1

Friday October 1 6:00 PM · Main screening hall

6:00 PMMain screening hall

Free Willy

Fishermen separate a young orca whale (Willy) from his parents and he ends up in a fish bowl at a marina. Meanwhile, a street kid runs afoul of the law and gets caught vandalising the marina, but his social worker gets him off the hook (so to speak) provided he cleans up his mess at the marina. While there, he befriends the whale and teaches him tricks, something the trainer hasn't been able to do. But when Willy is a... more...

Friday October 1 8:30 PM · Main screening hall

8:30 PMMain screening hall

Free Willy 2

Two years ago, 14-year-old teenager Jesse helped the whale Willy to jump into freedom. Jesse enjoys the life with his adoptive parents, when his half-brother Elvis arrives because of the death of their mother. During a camping trip Jesse meets Willy again, as well as his Indian friend Randolph. A tender love develops between Jesse and Rudolph's goddaughter Nadine. Suddenly a crashed oil tanker endangers the whales, and several animal and human lives have to be saved as well when the oil catches fire.
in English with Czech subtitles

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home




95 min

Directed by

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October 2

Saturday October 2 4:00 PM · Small screening hall

Czech subtitles

Best of Festival AZYL 2020



60 min


Saturday October 2 5:45 PM · Small screening hall

5:45 PMSmall screening hall

The Islands and the Whales

In their remote home in the North Atlantic the Faroe Islanders have always eaten what nature could provide, proud to put local food on the table. The land yields little, so they have always relied on harvesting their seas. Hunting whales and seabirds kept them alive for generations, and gave them the way of life they love; a life they would pass on to their children. But today they face a grave threat to this tradition. It is not the... more...
in Faroese, Danish and English with Czech subtitles

The Islands and the Whales




82 min

Directed by

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Saturday October 2 8:30 PM · Main screening hall

8:30 PMMain screening hall


It's a hot summer on Amity Island, a small community whose main business is its beaches. When new Sheriff Martin Brody discovers the remains of a shark attack victim, his first inclination is to close the beaches to swimmers. This doesn't sit well with Mayor Larry Vaughn and several of the local businessmen. Brody backs down to his regret as that weekend a young boy is killed by the predator. The dead boy's mother puts out a bounty on the... more...

Saturday October 2 11:00 PM · Main screening hall

11:00 PMMain screening hall


Against all logic and the laws of nature, an unprecedented hurricane off the coast of Mexico rips out a ravenous shiver of sharks, making its way towards southern California. As the freakish meteorological phenomenon brings violent tempests and towering, shark-infested tidal waves, the former surfing champion and Santa Monica Pier bar-owner, Finley "Fin" Shepard, embarks on a peril-laden journey to Beverly Hills, fearing for the life of his estranged wife, April, and his teenage daughter, Candice. Now, Fin; his friend,... more...