With this daring motto, playfully ironic visual design and primarily interesting film selection, Visegrad Film Festival presented its programme in Cork, Ireland. How was it, where does it go and why is it actually held in Ireland?
Directors on the DAFilms portal
Miro Remo was born in Ladce, in the small industrial village in the centre of Slovakia in 1983. He graduated grammar-school in 2001, then settled in Bratislava, capital city of Slovakia. He is working as graphic designer for 6 years in the small IT company and studying directing at University of performing arts in Bratislava. His three student’s films were shown at many festivals around the world and received more than 40 awards together. His last film Arsy-Versy is the most succesfull film in the history of university, where Miro is in fifth of year studying, with 30 international and domestic prizes for last 12 screening’s months.
João Pedro Rodrigues was born in Lisbon in 1966. After studying biology at Lisbon University he attended the Lisbon Film School, where he obtained his diploma. His public film career began at the 54th Venice Festival in 1997 with the short PARABÉNS!, which won the Special Jury Prize.
Jay Rosenblatt is an internationally recognized artist who has been working as an independent filmmaker since 1980 and has completed over twenty-five films. His work explores our emotional and psychological cores. They are personal in their content yet universal in their appeal.