Little crusader

Czech Republic, Slovakia, Italy, 2017, 90’

Director

Václav Kadrnka

Producer

Václav Kadrnka sr.

Scenario

Vojtěch Mašek, Jiří Soukup, Václav Kadrnka

Rights Holder

CinemArt

DOP

Jan Baset Střítežský

Cast

Karel Roden, Aleš Bílík, Matouš John, Jana Semerádová, Jiří Soukup, Michal Legíň

Production

Sirius Films, Artileria

The knight Bořek sets off on the trail of his missing son. Little Jan has run away from home, rushing after a dream, an illusion about the holy mission of children. His aging father searches for him in every possible way, trying to catch up with his son. But he arrives everywhere too late, fiding only witnesses who say they have seen the boy…

HONORS
2017 Karlovy Vary IFF (Czech Republic) – Grand Prix Crystal Globe
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Václav Kadrnka - 1

Václav Kadrnka

Born in Zlín, Czechoslovakia, in 1973. In 1988, he emigrated with his family to the United Kingdom, where he studied theatre. From 1999 till 2008 he studied Feature Film Directing at the Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU) in Prague. His fulllength feature debut EIGHTY LETTERS was premiered at Berlinale in 2011. It has been presented at many international festivals, receiving major awards. In 2012, Václav Kadrnka was awarded the Czech Film Critics Prize for Discovery of the Year.

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