Archive of films Island on the Roof / Ostrov na střeše
2001, 12 min
Section: Czech Films
The young Czech girl Lena lives an ordinary, monotonous life. Suddenly her banal existence is ruffled by strange goings-on. Is the mysterious young man who appears in her life only a figment of her imagination? In any event, this narrative is the story of a single process of awakening.
About the director
Artemio Benki is a French screenwriter, director and producer. Filmography: short documentaries Gloria L (1992), My Land (Má půda, 1993), the mid-length paradocumentary Moon Valley (Měsíční údolí, 1994), the tale Risk from the feature film Prague Stories (Riziko, Praha očima…, 1999), the short feature Island on the Roof (2001) and the feature currently in the pipeline Adverse Winds / Les Vents Contraires (2001).
About the film
Black & white, 35 mm
|Screenplay:||Artemio Benki, Arenelle Verenka|
|Dir. of Photography:||Igor Luther|
|Music:||Irena a Vojtěch Havlovi|