Producer on the Move 2018: Peter Badač
Slovakia will be represented in the Producers on the Move at Festival de Cannes by promising producer Peter Badač (BFILM). Producers on the Move is an initative organized by European Film Promotion (Slovak Film Institute being a member) and is aimed at connecting young, enterprising European producers with potential co-production partners, strengthening their industry networks and, at the same time, providing a solid and visible platform for this next generation of European filmmakers.
Peter is following the footsteps of the previous Slovak "POMs" – Marek Urban (sentimentalfilm), Mátyás Prikler (MPhilms), Mira Fornay (MIRAFOX), Michal Kollár (Sokol Kollar), Silvia Panáková (ARINA), Marko Škop (Artileria), Peter Kerekes (Peter Kerekes), Marek Veselický (Farbyka) and Katarína Krnáčová (Silverart).
Peter Badač (1986) is a producer at film production company BFILM and lecturer at FAMU in Prague and Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. His portfolio includes films, TV shows and programmes, and commercials. He has worked on such films as animated short Pandas (2013) by Matúš Vizár, awarded at Cannes Cinéfondation in 2013, or features Filthy (2017) by Tereza Nvotová, premiered at IFF Rotterdam 2017, awarded with Czech Film Critic Award for Best Film of 2017, and Freedom (2017) by Jan Speckenbach, premiered at Locarno IFF 2017.
Špina / Filthy
Tereza Nvotová, CZ-SK 2017
Sloboda / Freedom
Jan Speckenbach, DE-SK 2017
Srdce Veže / Heart of a Tower
Peter Budinský, SK-BE
Panic v podzemní / Weirdo in the Underground
Viliam Vadnal, SK-FR
Peter Badač / BFILM
+421 908 882 273, firstname.lastname@example.org,
The Slovak Producer on the Movewas nominated by the Slovak Film Institute (a member of EFP).
The participation of Slovak producer Peter Badač was financially supported by Slovak Audiovisual Fund.