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Jan Švankmajer in Rotterdam

Jan Švankmajer‘s filmmaking will be strongly represented at the 40th International Film Festival Rotterdam, taking place during January 26 – February 2, 2011.

His latest film Surviving Life, premiered at Venice IFF in the Out of Competition section, will be screened within the non-competition section Spectrum, a section bringing highlights of the film year and new work by prominent auteurs to the festival.



  SURVIVING LIFE (orig. title: Přežít svůj život)
dir. Jan Švankmajer
CZ-SK, 2010, 105 min.
section: Spectrum


1. 2. - Tuesday - 19:30 - Pathé 1
2. 2. - Wednesday - 14:15 - LV 5
5. 2. - Saturday - 09:30 - LV 5
5. 2. - Saturday - 15:30 - Pathé 2

Švankmajer’s new project new project Insects (CZ-SK) was also selected for the 28th co-production market CineMart (January 30 – February 2, 2011), taking place within the frame of the festival. The market gives an opportunity to present a project and find partners for its realization.

During February, an exhibition with Švankmajer‘s collage artwork from the Surviving Life film will also take place in the Czech Centre in Rotterdam.

More information at:

Related AIC articles:
Survivng Life in the Programme of Venice IFF
Slovak participation at 39. Rotterdam IFF

published: 24.01.2011
updated: 24.01.2011