Small screening hall

Cihlářská 19
Brno

Friday

September 17

Friday September 17 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Okupace

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Friday September 17 8:15 PM

8:15 PMBonjour Brno

Mandibles

When simple-minded friends Jean-Gab and Manu find a giant fly trapped in the boot of a car, they decide to train it in the hope of making a ton of cash.

Saturday

September 18

Saturday September 18 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Aalto: Architect of Emotions

This captivating exploration of Alver Aalto, the defining figure in Scandic design and one of Europe's greatest modern architects, focuses on his remarkable and loving partnership with wife, Aino. Theirs was a profoundly humanist vision that put people at the centre of design, and ranged from work in furniture design through to huge architectural projects. They mixed with, and influenced, major figures of modernist art and design including Le Corbusier, Gropius, Moholy-Nagy, and Frank Lloyd Wright. Come on a cinematic... more...

Saturday September 18 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

Every Single Minute

The Hanuliaks, a couple from Slovakia, have decided to bring up their son according to Kamevéda, a complex approach to developing the child's motor abilities and intellect. Unique in its depth of focus, this reflection on child-rearing documents a year in the life of four-year-old Misko, where not a minute is wasted since there is no room for boredom and moments of rest are merely preparation for the next achievement.
in Slovak

Každá minuta života

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2021

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80 min

Directed by

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Sunday

September 19

Sunday September 19 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Apples

How selective is our memory? Do we remember what we have experienced or what we have chosen to remember? Can we forget the things that hurt us? In the end, are we simply just the sum of all those things we don't forget? Apples, an allegorical and somehow funny story, is in its core an effort to explore the way our memory functions and how this affects our being.

Sunday September 19 8:15 PM

8:15 PMBonjour Brno

The Finger Man

Fresh out of prison and hell-bent on revenge, the recently paroled burglar, Maurice Faugel, finds himself, once more, on the run from the police after what should have been a quick and simple robbery. Now, under shady circumstances, everything points to Maurice's former friend and partner-in-crime, Silien: a cold-blooded, stony-faced gangster who has a reputation for being an unscrupulous informer. However, did Silien truly rat on Faugel? After all, in the heart of the ruthless Parisian underworld where one must... more...

Monday

September 20

Monday September 20 5:45 PM

in Czech

Zákon lásky

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2021

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89 min

Directed by

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Monday September 20 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

The Nest

With his ambitious plan for a fresh start in President Ronald Reagan's America going nowhere fast, the silver-tongued commodities broker wunderkind, Rory O'Hara, moves his family back to England. Convinced that he can't afford to turn down the lucrative offer of his former boss, always-hungry-for-more Rory settles into a majestic country mansion in Surrey to construct an ostentatious facade of wealth, in high hopes of eradicating his working-class origins. However, even though Rory reassures his worried wife, Allison, and their... more...
in English with Czech subtitles

The Nest

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2020

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107 min

Directed by

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Tuesday

September 21

Tuesday September 21 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Aalto: Architect of Emotions

This captivating exploration of Alver Aalto, the defining figure in Scandic design and one of Europe's greatest modern architects, focuses on his remarkable and loving partnership with wife, Aino. Theirs was a profoundly humanist vision that put people at the centre of design, and ranged from work in furniture design through to huge architectural projects. They mixed with, and influenced, major figures of modernist art and design including Le Corbusier, Gropius, Moholy-Nagy, and Frank Lloyd Wright. Come on a cinematic... more...

Tuesday September 21 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

At Full Throttle

The story of a life of struggle in a region left behind by the country's transition to market economy. The main protagonist is a divorced yet determined and dogged, fighting-against-the-odds fifty-something ex-miner Jaroslav whose health has thwarted his lifelong dream to become a racing driver. A new relationship with his childhood love Jitka brings frustrated Jaroslav new hope for his personal life as well as his auto racing dream: Jitka is an excellent driver who could hardly find a better... more...
in Czech

Láska pod kapotou

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2021

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85 min

Directed by

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Wednesday

September 22

Wednesday September 22 5:45 PM

5:45 PMFuture Gate Sci-fi Film Festival

Student sci-fi film competition

A new addition to the programme is a block of student competition films through which we would like to connect the festival with the filmmaking community even more. In the short films series, we will see various near-future scenarios from different points of view, some alternative history, and examples of interplanetary communication. All by using different techniques and genres but also fresh narrative approaches. Red Cap (Jakub Vrbík, Patrik Balonek, Matěj Sláma, 14 min) In a not-so-distant future in... more...
Czech subtitles

Soutěž studentských sci-fi filmů

2020

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81 min

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Wednesday September 22 8:15 PM

8:15 PMFuture Gate Sci-fi Film Festival

Sky Sharks

"Deep in the ice of the antarctic, a team of geologists uncover an old nazi laboratory still intact where dark experiments had occured. In order to conquer the world, the Nazis created modified sharks who were able to fly and whose riders are genetically mutated, undead super-humans. A miltary task force called "Dead Flesh Four" - reanimated US soldiers who fell in Vietnam - is put together to prevent world downfall."
in German and English with Czech and English subtitles

Sky Sharks

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2020

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102 min

Directed by

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Thursday

September 23

Thursday September 23 5:45 PM

5:45 PMFuture Gate Sci-fi Film Festival

Sky Sharks

"Deep in the ice of the antarctic, a team of geologists uncover an old nazi laboratory still intact where dark experiments had occured. In order to conquer the world, the Nazis created modified sharks who were able to fly and whose riders are genetically mutated, undead super-humans. A miltary task force called "Dead Flesh Four" - reanimated US soldiers who fell in Vietnam - is put together to prevent world downfall."
in German and English with Czech and English subtitles

Sky Sharks

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2020

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102 min

Directed by

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Thursday September 23 8:15 PM

8:15 PMFuture Gate Sci-fi Film Festival

The Rise of the Synths

Raise your hand if you haven't seen or heard of Stranger Things. The phenomenon of this series responds to a nostalgia for the 80's that is reflected today and relentlessly in film, television and even video games - And of course, also in music. Narrated by iconic director John Carpenter, The Rise Of The Synths is a journey back and forth in time, from to the roots of this scene to its impact on today's pop culture. So what is... more...
in English with Czech subtitles

The Rise of the Synths

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2019

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82 min

Directed by

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Friday

September 24

Friday September 24 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Apples

How selective is our memory? Do we remember what we have experienced or what we have chosen to remember? Can we forget the things that hurt us? In the end, are we simply just the sum of all those things we don't forget? Apples, an allegorical and somehow funny story, is in its core an effort to explore the way our memory functions and how this affects our being.

Friday September 24 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

Every Single Minute

The Hanuliaks, a couple from Slovakia, have decided to bring up their son according to Kamevéda, a complex approach to developing the child's motor abilities and intellect. Unique in its depth of focus, this reflection on child-rearing documents a year in the life of four-year-old Misko, where not a minute is wasted since there is no room for boredom and moments of rest are merely preparation for the next achievement.
in Slovak

Každá minuta života

·

2021

·

80 min

Directed by

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Saturday

September 25

Saturday September 25 5:45 PM

in Chinese with Czech subtitles

Nebe

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2020

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71 min

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Saturday September 25 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

Okupace

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Sunday

September 26

Sunday September 26 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Last and First Men

Two billion years ahead of us, a future race of humans finds itself on the verge of extinction. Almost all that is left in the world are lone and surreal monuments, beaming their message into the wilderness.
in English with Czech subtitles

Last and First Men

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2020

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70 min

Directed by

Starring

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Sunday September 26 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

Bad Luck Banging or Loony Porn

Emi, a school teacher, finds her career and reputation under threat after a personal sex tape is leaked on the Internet. Forced to meet the parents demanding her dismissal, Emi refuses to surrender to their pressure. Radu Jude (Aferim!) delivers an incendiary mix of unconventional form, irreverent humor and scathing commentary on hypocrisy and prejudice in our societies.
in Romanian and English with Czech subtitles

Babardeala cu bucluc sau porno balamuc

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2021

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106 min

Directed by

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Thursday

September 30

Thursday September 30 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

The New Bauhaus

An intimate journey over the ocean of Lászlo Moholy-Nagy, a distinguished personality of the Bauhaus school. The goal to continue developing ideas of the influential European school in America eventually led to opening a new institution in Chicago, simply called – The New Bauhaus. A unique combination of architecture, art and design arises from rich archival materials and interviews with interesting personalities from the artist’s family and his contemporary admirers.
in English with Czech subtitles

The New Bauhaus

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2019

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89 min

Directed by

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Saturday

October 2

Saturday October 2 4:00 PM

Czech subtitles

Best of Festival AZYL 2020

2020

·

60 min

Tickets

Saturday October 2 5:45 PM

5:45 PMYoung Film Fest

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

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2016

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82 min

Directed by

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Thursday

October 7

Thursday October 7 8:15 PM

8:15 PMBe2Can

Nitram

Nitram lives with his mother and father in suburban Australia in the Mid 1990s. He lives a life of isolation and frustration at never being able to fit in. That is until he unexpectedly finds a close friend in a reclusive heiress, Helen. However when that relationship meets a tragic end, and Nitram's loneliness and anger grow, he begins a slow descent that leads to disaster.
in English with Czech subtitles

Nitram

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2021

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112 min

Directed by

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Friday

October 8

Friday October 8 8:15 PM

8:15 PMBe2Can

Unclenching the Fists

High in the mountains of North Ossetia, a small mining town of Mizur nestles between the sheer cliffs. Following certain dramatic events, Zaur moved his children Ada, Akim and Dakko here. Zaur is a strict father who prizes discipline above all and doesn’t feel the difference between care and overprotection. His eldest son, Akim, already escaped from his father to work in Rostov, the closest city to Mizur. His younger brother, Dakko, has yet to decide what he wants from... more...
in Russian with Czech subtitles

Unclenching the Fists

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2021

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97 min

Directed by

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Saturday

October 9

Saturday October 9 8:15 PM

8:15 PMBe2Can

Beginning

In a sleepy provincial town, a Jehovah’s Witness community is attacked by an extremist group. In the midst of this conflict, the familiar world of Yana, the wife of the community leader, slowly crumbles. Yana’s inner discontent grows as she struggles to make sense of her desires.
in Georgian with Czech subtitles

Beginning

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2020

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125 min

Directed by

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Wednesday

October 13

Wednesday October 13 12:00 AM

Sunday

November 14

Sunday November 14 6:00 PM

6:00 PMMezipatra

Festival passes for the 22nd edition of Mezipatra QFF

Festival passes for the 22nd edition of Mezipatra QFF are now on sale. There is only a limited number available, so do not hesitate to use the offer of 7 films for the price of 5. You can buy the passes for CZK 690, either at the Cinema Art box office or online here. Passes purchased online need to be picked up at the cinema box office. They will be on sale until October 14, 2021, when we will reveal... more...