(previously SUMMER WITH BERNARD)
Jonas is excited to be spending the vacation with his grandpa Bernard. But without a wife or job, grandpa is not in the best of moods. Jonas knows something must be done. So begins a turbulent summer leading to an extraordinary friendship.
CAST AND CREW
DIRECTOR: Martina Saková
SCRIPT: Silke Schulz, Martina Saková
CAST: Eliáš Vyskočil, Pavel Nový, Kaya Möller, Liana Pavlíková, Szidi Tobias, Jana Oľhová
DOP: Jieun Yi
MUSIC COMPOSER: Paul Eisenach
PRODUCTION AND COSTUME DESIGNER: Miriam Struhárová
Producer / SK: Katarína Krnáčová, Silverart, s.r.o.
Producer / DE: Martin Kleinmichel, Projector23
Martina Saková studied film direction at Film Academy VSMU in Bratislava in Slovakia and as a guest student at the Film Academy HFF in Potsdam and experimental media design at the University of Arts in Berlin. In 2007 she established own production company Projector23 in Berlin. Summer with Bernard is her feature debute.
Filmography – director (selection):
HEAVY MENTAL (13x7´, animated series in production)
MEINE ROTEN BLUTKÖRPERCHEN(12´animated short, 2007, Germany)
MALI BOJOVNICI (26´, documentary, broadcaster: Slovak Television STV)
TUNNELLIFE (3´ animated short, 2005, Germany/Slovakia) EEN LAND TWEE MEERE (30sec, animated short, 2004), INFORMATION WANTS TO BE FREE (2003, 40´,documentary)