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We are delighted to announce that the International Student Film Festival in Tel Aviv 2018 welcomes Czech director and screenwriter Michael Poláková with her graduation film Naughty summer. The Czech Centre support and participates on this project with support of Embassy of Czech Republic.

The 20th INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL will take place this year between June 10-16 in the cinematheque of Tel Aviv.As part of the festival we will be hosting talented film students from university’s worldwide.

The International Student Film Festival, Tel-Aviv, is one of the largest festivals in the world for student films, and is considered one of the most important in this field. Every year, in the month of June, hundreds of students, lecturers and well-known guests of honour from the first line of the world cinema industry, gather in Tel-Aviv for a week of rich and intensive fresh young cinema, and for a unique cultural gathering.
Hundreds of films, premiere screenings, fascinating cinematic events, workshops, conferences and special projects take place alongside each other, inviting thousands of visitors to the cinematheque theatres daily.
The International Student Film Festival is run and produced since 1986 by film students from the Tel-Aviv University, and has gathered in its 20 years of existence much prestige and reputation.

more: https://www.facebook.com/TauFilmFest/ 

Michaela Poláková

director / screenwriter

Since 2012, she has been a student of film and scriptwriting at the Miroslav Ondříček Film Academy in Písek, where she has also been actively involved in the organization of the Písek International Student Film Festival in addition to filming short films. In 2014, she made the official festival jingle, she was the author of the whole concept of the festival, and she also took over the gala evening celebrations. In 2015, with her graduate bachelor scenario, she won the Czech Television Film Accelerator, who later became co-producer of this graduation film SIX DAYS. The film was broadcasted on the CT2 program in August 2016. During her bachelor and master studies at FAMO in Písek she made seven short films, three festival jingles and two music video clips. She has been actively involved in both domestic and international student film festivals. In a short period of time she worked with names such as Jaromír Dulava, Oldřich Navrátil, Martin Dejdar, Karel Zima, Hana Vagnerová, Josef Trojan and David Novotný. She successfully completed her studies in the autumn of 2017 with her master's short film THE NAUGHTY SUMMER.

Tel Aviv International Student Film Fest, 2 Sprinzak st.2, 64738 Tel Aviv

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