Story Nr. 30: FESTIVAL VOLUNTEERS

Our volunteers experience their festival story every year under the long-term excellent guidance of Jan Lerl.

Story Nr. 29: KAREL ZEMAN AND THE FESTIVAL

In our stories, we have presented two of the most important filmmakers of Czechoslovak cinema, whose work is connected with the Zlín film studio. The only one missing from the Three Greats is Karel Zeman. The films of the legendary Karel Zeman amazed...

Story Nr. 28: CANCELED SCREENINGS

In 2006, the festival organizers had to face a protest by Czech filmmakers against the non-adoption of an amendment to the Act on Cinematography. The result was the cancellation of screenings not only at the Zlín festival. This situation affected, for...

Story Nr. 27: ONE FOR ALL AND ZLÍN FOR D´ARTAGNAN

The famous British actor Michael York and his wife, photographer Patricia McCallum, took away many unforgettable memories from their visit to the Zlín Festival, such as a special performance of the historical association and their participation in the...

Story Nr. 26: ZLÍN´S BOULEVARD - STARS ON THE SIDEWALK

The project of child stars on the Walk of Fame started in 2006. The first to get a celebrated tile in front of the Grand Cinema were Žaneta Fuchsová (Cat Prince, Mr. Tau, Train of Childhood and Hope,…), Tomáš Holý in memoriam (Under Badger Rock,...