Petr Vaclav

Petr Vaclav directed his first feature film Marian in 1996, the childhood tale of a young Czech gipsy growing up between prison and social services. The film won the Silver Leopard at Locarno and the Fipresci award, among other prizes. His next feature film, Les Mondes Parallèles, written with Marie Desplechin won Best Czech Film of the Year.

The Way Out, his third feature film, won seven Czech Lion Awards in 2015, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Script, and Best Actress.

Petr Vaclav is currently finishing the post-production of his 4th film, Never Alone (shot in Czech Republic) and of his 5th film, Skokan (shot in France and Italy).


Feature Films
2015 : Skokan  –  in post-production
2015 : We Are Never Alone 
2014 :  The Way Out (Cesta Ven)
2001 : Les Mondes Parallèles (Paralelní Svety)
1996 : Marian


2015 : Confession of the Vanished – Feature documentary
2012 : Henin-Beaumont, chronical of an election – Feature documentary
2007 : Tous Européens
2006 : Un automne Evenk
1993 : Pan Le Murie
1992 : Cuoc Song O Ubitovna