Bratislava/Karlove Vary (May 31, 2016):
The International Film Festival Karlovy Vary (July 1 – 9 2016) unveils its Official Selection Competition line-up featuring two Slovak titles. One of them is Slovak-Czech co-production The Teacher by the acclaimed Czech director Jan Hřebejk.
The Teacher is Hřebejk's first Slovak majority film, starring well-known Slovakian actors such Zuzana Mauréry, Peter Bebjak, Zuzana Konečná, Csongor Kassai, Attila Mokos or Éva Bandor. The film was co-produced by PubRes (SK), OFFSIDEMEN (CZ), RTVS - Rozhlas a televízia Slovenska (SK) and Česká televize (CZ).
The sales are handled by LevelK. The film was supported by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund (SK), Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic (SK) and the State Cinematography Fund (CZ).
Source: KVIFF and AIC