1. 6. 2019

Program tips for Saturday 1.6.

The last day of the Zlín Film Festival traditionally belongs to sport. On Saturday afternoon, the fourth year of the Festival Half-Marathon will take place; it will be preceded by a family run and the Černí Koně children's hand bike race. In total, over two thousand runners, both big and small, will run the course. The last four screenings will take place at the cinema, presenting the winning films from the competition for children, for youth, the winner of the audience award, and the best European debut. The Outdoor Cinema will screen the Oscar-winning film The Green Book. A program has been prepared in the Theater and Chateau Zones; the Festival Chateau invites you to come for a visit and to see the exhibitions of the supporting festival program.


MONET + Zlin 2019 Festival Half Marathon , Namesti Miru Square

- The 4th year of the run race in categories: half marathon (21,097 km), quarter marathon (10.5 km), four-member relay (4x 5.25 km)

The organization of the run also means some traffic restrictions; specific information is available here.


10 am - 2 pm Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, and Relay Teams Roll Call (at the gym of Emil Zátopek Primary School no. 1, Univerzitní Street)

4 pm Start of the MONET+ Zlín 2019 Festival Half Marathon 

5:45 pm Flower Ceremony of the Winners of the MONET+ Zlín 2019 Festival Half Marathon

7 pm Ceremonial announcement of all the winners of all categories of the MONET+ Zlín 2019 Festival Half Marathon

Festival ING Family Run:

- Family run for 1400 m.  A running race that harks back to the tradition of the Bata runs from the first half of the 20th century. Proceeds from this race are donated by the festival's partner, ING, to the Černí Koně organization to buy children's hand bikes.

12 pm - 1:30 pm Roll Call for the Festival ING Family Run (the ING tent at the main stage on Náměstí Míru Square)

2 pm Start of the Festival ING Family Run (Namesti Miru – in front of the town hall)

The  Černí Koně Children's Hand bike Race

3 pm Start of the Černí Koně race (children's Hand Bike)

4:20 pm Ceremonial announcement of the winners of the Černí Koně race


10 am - 7 pm Supporting program of the MONET+ Zlín 2019 Festival Half Marathon



Winning film for children, Golden Apple Cinema 6, 9 am

Audience Award Winner, Golden Apple Cinema 6, 12 pm

Winning film for youth, Golden Apple Cinema 6, 2 pm

Winning European debut, Golden Apple Cinema 6, 4:30 pm



Green Book, ENAPO Concert Zone, 9:45 pm - Former bouncer and small-time conman Tony "Lip" Vallelonga has a reputation among New York's Italian community as a guy who can fix any mess. Famous Black pianist Dr. Don Shirley hires him as a driver and bodyguard on a tour of the wild American South of the 1960s.


The World of The Painted Bird – the opening of a unique exhibition and a discussion with Václav Marhoul about the new Czech film The Painted Bird, starring Hollywood stars Harvey Keitel and   Stellan Skarsgård. Large-format photographs of Jan Dobrovský, original director's background for filming (storyboards, script, books, etc.). Zlín Department Store, café on the 2nd floor, 7 pm - 9 pm The exhibition will last until June 1.

Zdena Fibichová (1933–1991) - Between Fragility and Monumentality - the exhibition not only presents a selection of his sculptural works, but also the author's drawings. Zlín Chateau, Václav Chad Gallery, 9 am - 5 pm. The exhibition will last until June 8.

Josef Pinkava – The Most Beautiful Years of My Life – the exhibtion includes a set of unedited photographs and clips from Josef Pinkava's films, one of the pioneers of films for children and youth, e.g. Holidays with Mina, Chubby, and I Wouldn't Leave Tereza for Any Other Girl. Cafe Továrna, 10 am - 11 pm. The exhibition will last until June 16.


PFNonwovens Theater Zone:

- An Adventurer in One Day - an unconventional way to find out what can happen to you on your way to adventure, 10 am - 8 pm

- In the Footsteps of Hanzelka and Zikmund – a fun and educational trail in the footsteps of the legendary travellers with the chance to win something, 10 am - 8 pm

- F-DUR Jazzband – concert of by a thirteen-member ensemble of top musicians from Zlín, small stage, 9:30 pm

 - Film Piano with Harold Lloyd - films from the silent era, The Big Top, 8:20 pm

- Workshops 10 am - 6 pm

- Czech Radio Module - see what the work of a radio reporter is like, 2 pm - 6 pm

Festival Chateau: Film workshops – Free cinema (cartoon animation, pixilation, flat animation, flipbook workshop), 10 am - 6:00 pm Technology Park: FT UTB - Mysterious Laboratory - enter the world of science! A series of experiments in physics, chemistry, food analysis, cosmetics, and polymer technology for scientists both young and old. Science Module - YUMI – make friends with ABB robots and create a unique insight together. Chill out and ABB Creative Zone – power up, charge your cellphone and map the journey of Hanzelka and Zikmund on the wall of switches. Join in to congratulate Miroslav Zikmund and write him a message on a switch, 10 am - 6 pm

Chateau Zone: Czech Television House, 10 am - 7 pm, Šikulová - Special Festival Workshops 2 pm - 3 pm Foundation Zone - the program has been prepared by  Charity Zlín– Around the World in 8(0) Days, Černí Koně e.V.andBest4Life – archery, 10 am - 7 pm

Playful Chateau Gardens: sport-relaxation zone – climbing wall, parkour track, trampolines, disc golf, scooter rental, 10 am - 7 pm

Náměstí Míru Square:VIVA zone, DDM Astra Sports Zone, 10 am - 7 pm

ENAPO Concert Zone: entertainment in the Festival Party Tent, 4 pm - 2 am. In the program is Feelme, Ziggy Horváth, DJ Wix.

14|15 Baťa Institute:  Creative Market Spring/Summer - Sales show of independent designers and lovers of creative designs, 10 am - 7 pm