Main Jury

Petr Vodička

Director, author and freelance actor. He studied alternative and puppet acting at DAMU, where he continued his studies in directing and dramaturgy. He works mainly for radio, theatre and recently for film as well. He is the author of the script and director of the short animated film Charlie the Snowman’s Christmas Wedding. He is also the frontman of the band Orchestr Posledního Dne, for which he writes lyrics.

Zuzana Bukovinská

Animation is her lifelong profession. After graduating in cinematography from FAMU, she worked at Jiří Trnka Studio as a camera assistant. She has worked on the production of TV bedtime stories, original flat and puppet films. She worked in private studios Anifilm, Via Lucis and Hafan film. For more than 15 years, she has also been animating with children. Currently, she is an assistant professor at the Film and Television Graphics Studio at UMPRUM.

Martin A. Pertlíček

A Pilsen native and graduate of the Animated Interactive Production Studio at the ZČU FDULS, who previously boasted his animated horror film Noctuelle at Animanie Festival, for which he won an award in the amateur filmmakers’ competition Night of Film Hopes. Since 2019, he has been working as an animator at Anima Studio, where he has been involved in the production of the TV bedtime series The Cottage on the Hilltop. He is the author of the films Media Monologues and Panta Rhei.