cv Jiri Havrda

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Born in Prague, '49, citizen of Switzerland and the Czech republic, SWISS FILMS, WorldCat, has produced resp. coproduced, written and directed documentaries such as: 

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2003/2019 ▶︎ “Glück gehabt” (German only), Beta-SP, 36’; Buchpräsentation mit George Wyland und Lenka Reinerová; Goethe-Institut Prag, am 6.3.2003

1999 "They think I'm crazy...", Beta SP, 25'; ART-Film and Ceska televize documentary about the physician Dr. Jaroslav Tollinger

1998 ▶︎ "Erik Kolár - Loutkař s hvězdou osudu”Beta SP, 25'; ART-Film and Ceska televize documentary about the puppeteer Erik Kolár; Czech only

1998 ▶︎ "Erik Kolár - Loutkař s hvězdou osudu”Beta SP, 25'; ART-Film and Ceska televize documentary about the puppeteer Erik Kolár; English subtitles (496Mb)

1997 ▶︎ "Marianne Werefkin", Beta SP, 35'; ART-Film and TSI documentary about the life and work of the Russian peintress Marianne Werefkin

1996 ▶︎ "Peter Rybar", Beta SP, 25'; ART-Film, Ceska televize, TSR and TSI portrait of the Czech violin virtuoso living in Switzerland (in Italian only)

1995 "The Different Glass Of Bohemia", Beta SP, 28'; ART-Film and Ceska televize documentary about glass as art; XIXe festival int. du film d'art, Paris, UNESCO

Trezzini

1994 ▶︎ "Domenico Trezzini", Beta SP, 45'; ART-Film and TSI documentary about the part the architect Trezzini (1734) played during the foundation and building of St. Petersburg under Peter The Great; XVIIIe festival int. du film d'art, Paris, UNESCO 

1993 ▶︎ "Artisti dei laghi", 16mm/Beta SP, 3 x 28' resp. 80’/1.05Gb; Coproduktion Topic-Film AG/ TSI/Ceska televize Semi-documentary about the migration of the architects and constructing workers from the area of the Lake Lugano to Bohemia and Moravia; "Prix Information Architecturale", XVIIe festival int. du film d'art, Paris, UNESCO

1992 "Cenek Prazak" 1993, Beta SP, 40'; Ceska Televize documentary

▶︎  "Cenek Prazak” in Czech (40'/620Mb)

▶︎ "Cenek Prazak” deutsche Untertitel (40'/721Mb!!!)

1991 "Vilma - A Life On The Edge", Beta SP, 42'/35'; PS-Film/UNICEF documentary about survival in the 'pueblo jovenes' of Lima, Peru; Luzern, Viper ‘91

1991 ▶︎ "Zürich für den Film”, Beta SP, 14’21; a documentary for and about the Community Organization by the same title (initiating the financial support of the local film productions), followed ab by “Wer soll das bezahlen?”, 1986, by Martin Steiner and Edi Hubschmid

1990 ▶︎ “Die samtene Revolution", Beta SP, 42'; SF DRS (seismo) documentary about the part of the youth that it played during the "Velvet Revolution" in Prague, ’89 (in German)

Verne

1989 ▶︎ "Verne - All Kinds Of Lives", 16mm, 42'; Topic-Film AG documentary about an 80 years old 'Lebenskuenstler' from San Francisco; festivals Leipzig ’89, St. Petersburg '91; Karlsbad, Solothurn '90; München '95

1987 "The Collector An Artist" 35mm, 25'; documentary about Oskar Reinhart’s art collection at 'Am Roemerholz’ in Winterthur / 1988 "From Anton Graff to Max Bill", 35mm, 25'; documentary about the art collection of 'Kunstmuseums Winterthur’; CONDOR FILM AG documentary about the art collection of 'Kunstmuseums Winterthur’

1986 ▶︎ Tour de Sol ’86, Beta SP, 55’; Rincovision documentary about the use of solar energy in vehicles

1985 ▶︎ "Born Again Primitive", 3/4 HB, 58'; CONDOR FILM AG and SKYLINE TV, NY, documentary about Russel Means and the AIM and its goals; "Honorable Mention", Int. Film & TV Festival, New York ’86.

1981 ▶︎ "I've Got A Name, 16mm, 50'; CONDOR FILM AG documentary for UNICEF (Bangladesh, Tanzania, Peru) "Gold Award", Int. Film & TV Festival, New York ’82; "Certificate Of Merit", INTERCOM, Chicago '82; Kodak Information Award '83.

1980 "Life Is Movement, Movement Is Life”, 16mm, 25'; CONDOR FILM AG documentary; Goldmedall Marburg '80, Kodak Information Award ’82.

1977 ▶︎ "To Go Between", 16mm, 10’

1976 ▶︎ "An Attempt In Blue", 16mm, 0’48”

1971 ▶︎ "Aus dem Leben der Insekten" (Monika Demenga); Tonspur

1968-75 ▶︎ "The Fragments of a Memory", 16mm, 5'



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music by Bill Frisell, CD "Disfarmer", 2009 http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=106538235

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in memoriam: friends gone, who left an imprint not only on me...

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