Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum

Country

Czech Republic

Copyright

2009

Production year

2009

Premiere

5 November 2009

Runtime

57 min

Director

Dan Krameš

Category

film

Genre

art, documentary

Typology

documentarymedium

Original title

Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum

Czech title

Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum

English title

Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum

Synopsis

A film poem on life in the coordinates of music. A black-and-white art documentary entitled Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum based on his works from 2003 – 2004 captures in an original way the testimony of Czech composer Jan Klusák (born 18. 4. 1934) about his own life and work. The film was first shown on 8 July 2009 at the Karovy Vary International Film Festival 2009 and the international premiere was held on 9 October 2009 at the Vancouver International Film Festival.

Crew and creators

Director

Dan Krameš

Screenstory

Dan Krameš

Screenplay

Dan Krameš

Script Editor

Natálie Nádassy /ž/, Nat Schemark (šéfdramaturg)

Second Unit Photography

Natálie Nádassy /ž/, David Cysař

Film Editor

Dan Krameš

Sound Designer

Dan Krameš

Titles Designed by

Otto Kolečko

Producer

Dan Krameš, Nat Schemark (šéfproducent)

Production Manager

Dan Krameš

Cooperation

Jan Klusák (archivní fotografie), Libor Pešek (archivní fotografie), Otto Kolečko (rešerše a zpracování dobových fotografií), Dan Krameš (soukromé archivní filmové materiály)

Music

Music Composed by

Jan Klusák

Selected Music

Variace na téma Gustava Mahlera pro velký orchestr (1960), Koncert pro fagot a orchestr (1954-55), I. smyčcový kvartet (1955-56), Malá ranní mše pro dětský sbor a komorní orchestr (1957), Obrazy pro dvanáct dechových nástrojů (1960-62), I. invence pro komorní orchestr (1961), O sacrum convivium! Konkrétní motet (1968), VII. invence pro orchestr (1972-73), Šest malých preludií pro orchestr na chorál Johanna Sebastiana Bacha (1984), Axis Temporum pro velký orchestr (2003-04)

Music Advisor

Dan Krameš

Production info

Original Title

Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum

English Title

Jan Klusák – Axis Temporum

Category

film

Typology

documentary

Genre

art, documentary

Origin country

Czech Republic

Copyright

2009

Production Year

2009

Premiere

5 November 2009

Distribution slogan

A film poem on life in the coordinates of music.

Copyright Holders

ALPHA PLUS Pro, s.r.o.

Distribution

ALPHA PLUS Pro, s.r.o. (DVD kinodistribuce)

Technical info

Lenght

medium

Runtime

57 min

Versions

Czech