Normal Autistic Film

Normální autistický film
Miroslav Janek
Czech Republic | 2016 | 88 min.


Category: Czech Competition

What “aspík” means? And what do autistic people, the Little Prince and aliens have in common? The five child and adolescent protagonists in the film live with a label that separates them from others. But who is to say what is normal and what is not? Acclaimed Czech film maker Miroslav Janek has made an extraordinary film about extraordinary people who are challenging the misconception that autism is a disease. The film is full of poetic images, famous piano pieces, autistic rap, philosophical reflections about the universe, death, friendship and the world of fairies, as well as the bold plans of a future demolition crew member. Basically your typical, everyday autistic film.
 
UNSEEN AND UNHEARD
During the screening on Tuesday 14 March you can discover how blind and deaf people experience cinema. Find out what it's like to experience a film without images or sound. Eye covers and ear plugs will be provided.

Projection

09. 03. 16:00 Svetozor - Small Hall Debate with guests Tickets
12. 03. 17:00 Municipal Library - Large Hall Subtitles for D/deaf Tickets
14. 03. 19:30 Kino 35 Subtitles for D/deaf Debate with guests Tickets
15. 03. 19:00 Atlas - Large Hall Debate with guests Tickets

Director

Miroslav Janek

Filmography:
Film Spa, 2015
The Gospel According to Brabenec, 2014
Olga, 2014
Umanutá, 2012

Sales

Jan Macola
Mimesis
Přemyslovská 13
13000 Praha 3
(none)
tel.: 724 938 883
e-mail: jan@mimesis.cz
website: www.mimesis.cz

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