Archive of films MB 26 / Marta a Berta 26
2006, 35 min
Section: Czech Films 2006-2007
In her Bachelor degree project, Jitka Rudolfová hints at ambitions to film “Daisies for the year 2006”. One day in the life of two girlfriends, full of coincidences and chaos – a critical double portrait of the passive and restless part of her generation, people who don’t know that they’re the result of their own decision-making.
Two friends meet up in a coffee bar. Marta, who’s studying acting, is thinking mainly about what went on during rehearsal, while Berta is chewing over her relationship with Libor. From the coffee bar, the girls wander into McDonalds and then head for the theatre club. From retrospectives, snippets of conversation and shots of the girls meandering around Prague, comes a lively narrative which has a documentary feel about it. The film presents a critical double portrait of the passive and restless part of her generation, people who don’t know that they’re the result of their own decision-making…
About the director
Jitka Rudolfová (b. 1979, Jablonec nad Nisou) attended secondary school in her native town and, during the years 1997–98, she took a preliminary year at FAMU focusing on multimedia studies. Before being accepted in 2003 to study film direction, she attended film school in Písek, taking a course in film, television and radio production. She has made around a dozen short features since 1997. MB 26 is her Bachelor degree project.
About the film
Color, BETA SP
|Section:||Czech Films 2006-2007|
|Dir. of Photography:||Petr Bednář|
|Production:||FAMU – Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts|
|Cast:||Pavlína Štorková, Klára Štěpánková, Jiří Havelka, Jan Budař, Martina Slúková, Pavol Smolárik|
|Contact:||FAMU - Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts|
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