Don't Stop

music, comedy, bitter comedy

Typology

feature

Czech title

DonT Stop

Runtime

98

Country

Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic

Copyright

2012

Production year

2012

Premiere

14.06.2012

Director

Richard Řeřicha

Screenplay

Richard Řeřicha, Petra Soukupová (spolupráce na scénáři)

Screenstory

Richard Řeřicha

Summary

Author's debut of the cinematographer Richard Řeřicha captures in the story of eighteen-year-old boys and their band the start of punk in former Czechoslovakia. Miki and David establish a band Emile Buisson as an escape from the stifling atmosphere of normalization and punk becomes their starting point. Miki, one of the protagonists of the story, remembers those times and his youth. In the film these archival materials were used: Portrait of the Square (dir. Václav Bendl, 1983), Changes of the Capital City (dir. Radovan Hakl, 1980), The National Theatre Part VIII. (dir. Václav Bendl, 1983), Chronicle of Our Life 1984 (dir. Jan Dvořák, 1984), The Town in the City (dir. Jiří Venera, 1977), Praguers and Their City Yesterday (dir. Jiří Průcha, 1980), A Weekday of the District (dir. Jiří Věrčák, 1985), Pupils and Teachers – Pupil´s Health (dir. Luděk Šipla, 1987), Chronicle of Our Life 1985 (dir. Jan Dvořák, 1986), A Day In this Country (dir. Jan Risner, 1980), Prague – What´s New In Prague (dir. Jana Michajlová, 1983), The Second Prague Premiere (dir. Jaroslav Bouma, 1978), Chronicle of Our Life 1983 (dir. Jan Dvořák, 1984), TKM V. Vávra (dir. Ondřej Očenáš, 1981).

Crew and creators

Assistant Director

Petr Heinrich

Screenplay

Richard Řeřicha, Petra Soukupová (spolupráce na scénáři)

Script Editor

Petra Soukupová

Second Unit Photography

David Šachl (podvodní záběry)

Camera Operator

Pavel Frydrych

Production Designer

Jan Vlček

Costume Designer

Kateřina Coufalíková

Make-Up Artist

Lukáš Král

Film Editor

Petr Mrkous

Sound Designer

Matěj Matuška (zvuk a design zvuku), Michal Čech, Richard Řeřicha

Animation

Lukáš Veverka (animace titulkových sekvencí), Petr Skala (animace titulkových sekvencí)

Special Effects

Vít Petrášek (koordinátor)

Stunt Coordinator

Martin Hub, Pavel Myslík

Executive Producer

Ondřej Zima

Production Manager

Filip Brouk (vedoucí výrobního štábu)

Production Manager

Šimon Borecký

Music

Music Composed by

Michal Pajdiak (scénická hudba), Roman Helcl (scénická hudba), Richard Řeřicha (scénická hudba)

Music Conducted by

Eduard Fischer (Kupředu levá)

Songs

London Calling, Guns on the Roof, Brand New Cadillac, Get Wicked, Walking with Giants, No Surprise, I Don't Care, 4 Wrack, Dangerous Boy, Poslední prázdniny, Daddy Cool, Outta Here, Running in the Streets, Rockabilly, Black Market, Dancing on the Kitchen Table, Přikrejt a spát, Pissing Is Funny, Private Universe, Naked Money, Kupředu levá, Prague Is Burning, Say My Name, Boys Cry, Turn and Turn, TV Message, Hard Stick, různé skladby a písně

Songwriter

Joe Strummer (London Calling), Mick Jones (London Calling), Joe Strummer (Guns on the Roof), Mick Jones (Guns on the Roof), Paul Simon (Guns on the Roof), Nicky Headon (Guns on the Roof), Vince Taylor (Brand New Cadillac), The Prostitutes (Get Wicked), Adrian T. Bell (Get Wicked), The Prostitutes (Walking with Giants), Adrian T. Bell (Walking with Giants), The Prostitutes (No Surprise), Adrian T. Bell (No Surprise), Jiří Giesl (I Don't Care), Jiří Giesl (4 Wrack), Jiří Giesl (Dangerous Boy), Vladimír Zahradníček (Poslední prázdniny), Jaroslav Machek (Poslední prázdniny), Frank Farian (Daddy Cool), Paul Reyem (Daddy Cool), Roman Helcl (Outta Here), Alexandra Langošová (Outta Here), Roman Helcl (Running in the Streets), Roman Helcl (Rockabilly), Roman Helcl (Black Market), Roman Helcl (Dancing on the Kitchen Table), Alexandra Langošová (Dancing on the Kitchen Table), Ricci 83 (Přikrejt a spát), Marek Gazar (Pissing Is Funny), Marek Gazar (Private Universe), Marek Gazar (Naked Money), Jan Seidl (Kupředu levá), Ondřej Ježek (Prague Is Burning), Roman Vícha (Prague Is Burning), Steve Walsh (Prague Is Burning), Roman Helcl (Prague Is Burning), Steve Walsh (Say My Name), Alexandra Langošová (Say My Name), Mishan Pajdiak (Boys Cry), Anya Stuart (Boys Cry), Ricci 83 (Turn and Turn), Ricci 83 (TV Message), Roman Helcl (Hard Stick)

Production info

Original Title

DonT Stop

English Title

Don't Stop

Copyright

2012

Production Year

2012

Premiere

14.06.2012

Age limit

recommended for 12 and over

Distribution slogan

"This music will destroy your future!" Are you also eighteen? Is there something unbearably annoying and you want to get it out of your system? Maybe it's high time to start doing something with it.

Production

Evolution Films, HBO Česká republika (koprodukce), FilmFrame, s.r.o. (koprodukce), Universal Production Partners (koprodukce), Bystrouška (koprodukce)

Distribution

Bontonfilm

Technical info

Colour

barevný

Sound

Dolby Digital

Awards

Nominace

Event: 20. výroční ceny Český lev 2013 za filmovou tvorbu roku 2012

2013
Praha / Czech Republic
Kateřina Coufalíková

Nominace

Event: 20. výroční ceny Český lev 2013 za filmovou tvorbu roku 2012

2013
Praha / Czech Republic
Marius Corradini

Vítěz

Festival: 26. festival českých filmů Finále Plzeň 2013

2013
Plzeň / Czech Republic
Richard Řeřicha

Nominace

Event: 20. výroční ceny Český lev 2013 za filmovou tvorbu roku 2012

2013
Praha / Czech Republic
Michal Vlček

Nominace

Event: 20. výroční ceny Český lev 2013 za filmovou tvorbu roku 2012

2013
Praha / Czech Republic
Lukáš Král