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Section: International Competition of Animated Films for Children

Awaker (2017) 6

Czech Republic | 2017 | 9 min.

A story from the early 19th century, it takes place in a Nordic region and shows us the everyday life of an old man who makes a living waking people up. His life changes when one of the awakened people gives him a glittering bell instead of a handful of change.

CountryCzech Republic
Duration9 min
LanguageNo dialogues
SubtitleNo subtitles
Directed by Filip Diviak
Screenplay Filip Diviak
Director of Photography Filip Diviak
Music Jan Nevyjel, Noemi Valentíny, Vít Přibyla, Barbora Kadlíčková
Edited by Filip Diviak
Contact Fakulta multimediálních komunikací, UTB ve Zlíně


An animator and starting director from Slovakia, he discovered his passion for animated film during his high school studies of stage design in Bratislava, where he devoted himself to cartoon and 3D animation. He is currently studying at the Studio of Animated Arts at Tomas Bata University in Zlín.This film is a part of the set Short Animations 10.