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International Film Festival Berlin


EFM Screenings 2020


Director: Agnieszka Holland
CZ, IE, PL, SK | 2020 | 118 min. | fiction

The drama of an extraordinary man, reflecting the age-old struggle of the two principles that have controlled humanity from the very beginning. Good and evil. Love and hate, cruelty and mercy, faith and betrayal. All that in one person against a background of historical twists. Mikolášek’s extraordinary abilities are redeemed in the battle with his own demons who force him into cynical violence.


FEB 22 16:00 CinemaxX 4 *Buyers Only
FEB 24   9:00 CinemaxX 4 *Buyers Only




Slovak Co-Producer: FURIA FILM, Lívia Filusová,,

Festivals & Sales: Marlene Film Production, Šárka Cimbalová,


Cook F**k Kill
Director: Mira Fornay
CZ, SK | 2019 | 116 min. | fiction

Jaroslav is a handsome and seemingly goodnatured son, father and decent husband. But, in fact, he is pathologically jealous of his wife Blanka and very much afraid that she will leave him one day with their three children. Jaroslav and his family do not hesitate to employ violence, deceit and terror against others, which ultimately leads to a family tragedy.

FEB 22 12:50 CinemaxX 11 *EFM



Slovak Co-Producer: Mira Fornay, MIRAFOX,,

Festivals: cercamon, Dorian Magagnin,,

Sales: cercamon, Sebastien Chesneau,,

Let There Be Light
Director: Marko Škop
SK, CZ | 2019 | 93 min. | fiction

Milan (40), a guest-worker in Germany, discovers that, back home in Slovakia, his teenage son has become involved with home-grown militias and is accused of bullying and killing a classmate. The father starts to seek out the truth about what happened, the truth about himself...

FEB 21 16:15 Cinemaxx 2 *EFM


Producer: ARTILERIA, Marko Škop, Ján Meliš,

Festivals & Sales: LOCO FILMS,, 


Director: Mariana Čengel Solčanská, Rudolf Biermann
SK, CZ | 2020 | 98 min. | fiction

A country somewhere at the foot of mountains is controlled by high-ranking criminals, people connected to politics, mafia, the police, courts. Can the truth survive?

FEB 25 12:40 CinemaxX 16 *EFM




Producer: CinemArt SK,,

Festivals & Sales: Princ Films,,

Director: Ivan Ostrochovský
SK, RO, CZ, IE | 2020 | 80 min. | fiction

The year is 1980. Michal and Juraj are students at a theological seminary in totalitarian Czechoslovakia. Fearing the dissolution of their school, the tutors are moulding the students into a shape satisfactory to the ruling Communist Party. Each of the young seminarians must decide if he will give into the temptation and choose the easier way of collaborating with the regime, or if he will subject himself to draconian surveillance by the secret police..

FEB 20 17:00 CinemaxX 10 *EFM
FEB 23 13:35 CinemaxX 10 *EFM



Producer: Punkchart films, Ivan Ostrochovský,,

Festivals & Sales: LOCO FILMS,, 




published: 11.02.2020
updated: 12.02.2020