Reflection

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1965

Production year

1965

Premiere

1 April 1966

Runtime

32 min

Director

Evald Schorm

Category

film

Genre

essay

Typology

documentarymedium

Original title

Zrcadlení

Czech title

Zrcadlení

English title

Reflection

Working Title

Život

Synopsis

Artistic testimony about life and death, in which raw shots from a hospital and the reflections of patients, doctors and nurses stimulate thinking on the meaning of life. The title of the film was taken from the poem of the same name by Vladimír Holan

Commentary

Jan Kačer

recitace

Crew and creators

Director

Evald Schorm

Commentary by

Vladimír Holan (verše z básně Zrcadlení)

Script Editor

Václav Borovička

Sound Designer

Antonín Kleisner

Production Manager

Máša Charouzdová

Consultant

MUDr. Miroslav Dittrich, MUDr. Milan Morávek

Music

Music Composed by

Jan Klusák

Music Performed by

FISYO

Production info

Original Title

Zrcadlení

English Title

Reflection

Working Title

Život

Category

film

Typology

documentary

Genre

essay

Origin country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1965

Production Year

1965

Premiere

1 April 1966

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Distribution

Ústřední půjčovna filmů (původní 1966), Asociace českých filmových klubů – AČFK (obnovená 2008; monopol do 21. 2. 2013)

Technical info

Lenght

medium

Runtime

32 min

Versions

Czech