Girl Power is a documentary that presents female graffiti writers from fifteen cities – from Prague to Moscow, Cape Town, Sydney, Biel, Madrid, Berlin, Toulouse, Barcelona and all the way to New York. The graffiti community is predominantly a man's world, and men often share the view that graffiti – namely the illegal kind – is not for girls. And yet women have become increasingly more emancipated in recent years; there are female graffiti shows, magazines and websites. Girl Power captures the stories of ladies who have succeeded in the male graffiti world.
However, Girl Power is more than just a look into the graffiti microcosm; it tells the moving story of Czech writer Sany, who decided in 2009 to capture female emancipation in graffiti on film and to give other girls and women the possibility to express themselves. It took her 7 long years to complete the documentary. We follow her life with graffiti, her motivation and values that keep changing as the years go by. We will also meet her family, who are absolutely unaware of Sany's "second life". Sany sacrifices a lot for the film, but even when she's at the end of her tether, she refuses to give up on her dream – to make the very first movie depicting females in graffiti.
06. 01. 2017
Girl Power was selected from thousands of applications to be a part of SEOUL Women's Film Festival that is known as the world’s largest international women’s film festival.
12. 12. 2016
Realise of Girl Power DVD! Více
28. 10. 2016
Director Jan Zajiček and editor Zdeněk Marek.
29. 09. 2016
21. 09. 2016
08. 09. 2016
08. 08. 2016
24. 05. 2016
About 600 people came to support us <3
30. 04. 2016
You can see us in cinemas in the whole Czech Republic
29. 02. 2016
The premier of Girl Power movie and after party was great!Thank you!
29. 02. 2016
Check it! Více
|17.07.2017 - Kosovo - Pristina - Prishtina International Film Festival (PriFest)||more here|
|09.07.2017 - Australia - Melbourne - Melbourne Documentary Film Festival||more here|
|23.06.2017 - France - Nice - Hip Hop Festival|
|17.06.2017 - Barcelona - Spain - Associació Cultural L'Hurbart||more here|
|10.06.2017 - France - Metz - Arsenal||more here|
|09.06.2017 - France - Grenoble - Grenoble Street Art Movie Fest|
|02.06.2017 - South Korea - Soul - The 19thSEOUL International Women’s Film Festival||more here|
|24.05.2017 - Netherlands - Amsterdam - Feminist Art Fest / Huis De Pinto||more here|
|14.05.2017 - Germany - Lüneburg - Cafe Anna & Arthur|
|09.05.2017 - Germany - Erfurt - Retronom|
|06.05.2017 - Poland - Krakow - Zet Pe Te||more here|
|03.05.2017 - Germany - Jena - Cafe Wagner|
|30.04.2017 - Germany - Bremen - CITY 46 / Kommunalkino Bremen|
|28.04.2017 - Germany - Darmstadt - Vorstand|
|27.04.2017 - Germany - Flensburg - Volxbad|
|22.04.2017 - Australia - Adelaine - Cinema|
|15.04.2017 - Sweden - Sandviken - Festival|
|12.04.2017 - Spain - Barcelona - City Hall Barcelona||more here|
|08.04.2017 - Connecticut - Hartford - Trinity hip - hop festival||more here|
|07.04.2017 - France - Marseille - Tatt&Graffi|
|30.03.2017 - Germany - Bochum - End.station Kino|
|25.03.2017 - Italy - Lecce - KiiO Lab spazio coworking|
|25.03.2017 - Switzerland - Bern - Reitschule cinema|
|22.03.2017 - Sweden - Stockholm - Gallery Botkykra|
|12.03.2017 - Germany - Wasserburg am Inn - Kino Utopia|
|08.03.2017 - France - Rennes - Antipode MJC||more here|
|08.03.2017 - Germany - Postdam - FILMMUSEUM POTSDAM||more here|
|24.02.2017 - Australia - Melbourne - Grumpy's Green|
|23.02.2017 - Germany - Bochum - Endstation.kino||more here|
|18.02.2017 - Italy - Rome - SCuP|
|16.02.2017 - Germany - Nuremberg - Municipal Association Desi||more here|
|09.02.2017 - England - Nottingham - The Anti Gallery||more here|
|09.02.2017 - Germany - Frankfurt am Main - Klapperfeld Ex-Gefängnis||more here|
|05.02.2017 - Germany - Essen - Rathaus Galerie Essen|
|05.02.2017 - Russia - Nizhny Novgorod - Nizhny Novgorod|
|28.01.2017 - Belgium - Brussels - Women's Film Festival "Elles Tournent"|
|24.01.2017 - Germany - Berlin - "B-Lage"||more here|
|18.12.2016 - Germany - Münster - cinema|
|16.12.2016 - Poland - Lublin - Brain Damage Gallery|
|12.12.2016 - China - Beijing - OneWorld Festival|
|07.12.2016 - Germany - Wiesbaden - Film Theater||more here|
|03.12.2016 - Germany - Hannover - Elchkeller|
|01.12.2016 - Australia - Canberra - Sanchosdirtylaundry||more here|
|01.12.2016 - Germany - Leipzig - Club|
|21.11.2016 - Germany - Berlin - One World Film Festival Berlin||more here|
|17.11.2016 - Germany - Hanau - Autonomes Kulturzentrum||more here|
|05.11.2016 - Germany - Dresden - AZ Conni||more here|
|26.10.2016 - Australia - Sydney - Redfern Community Centre|
|18.10.2016 - Germany - Göttingen - Lumière||more here|
|15.10.2016 - Frence - Paris - X Bar Connection||more here|
|13.10.2016 - Germany - Leipzig - IFZ|
|12.10.2016 - Germany - Bremen - OstKurvenSaal||more here|
|29.09.2016 - Germany - Essen - Campus Essen|
|27.09.2016 - France - Aix-en-Provence - Art association Larueestverslart||more here|
|24.09.2016 - Russia - Moscow - Moscow Art Biennale|
|22.09.2016 - Germany - Hamburg - Film Festival UNERHÖRT!|
|20.09.2016 - Germany - Kiel - Hansa48|
|20.09.2016 - France - Toulouse - American Cosmograph|
|18.09.2016 - Belgium - Charleroi - Tatoo Graffiti Expo|
|17.09.2016 - Germany - Hannover - Platzprojekt|
|15.09.2016 - Finland - Helsinki - Film Festival Love & Anarchy|
|15.09.2016 - France - Saint-Denis - Cinema L'Ecran|
|10.09.2016 - England - Birmingham - MAK UK TOUR||more here|
|08.09.2016 - Bosna a Hercegovina - Banja Luka - Blart festival|
|05.09.2016 - Estonia - Tartu - Stencibility festival|
|02.09.2016 - Columbia - Bogota - Art Film Festival|
|01.09.2016 - Slovennia- Krajn - Film Festival FILMMIXER|
|26.08.2016 - Germany - Munchen - Milla Club|
|21.08.2016 - Norway - Oslo - Kuns Festival|
|06.08.2016 - Austria - Vienna - Frame[o]ut Film Festival|
|02.08.2016 - Nikarague - Managua - Festival De Cine MÁS|
|23.07.2016 - Germany - Postdam - Freiland|
|21.07.2016 - Canada - Montréal - Cinema Out Of The Box||more here|
|14.07.2016 - Germany - Liepzig - Urban Up Festival|
|08.07.2016 - Germany - Hamburg - Old Bunker|
|02.07.2016 - Poland - Gdansk - Layup Art Centrum|
|18.06.2016 - Finland - Helsinki - Suomen Ensi-Ilta|
|08.05.2016 - England - London - Red Gallery|
|07.05.2016 - Ukraine - Slavutych - Film Festival "86"|
|24.04.2016 - Germany - Berlin - Urban Spree|
|23.03.2016 - France - Paris - Urban Art Fair||more here|
|19.03.2016 - Slovakia - Martin - Live Painting 3|
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Story, Script, Director & Co-producer
Sany studied marketing communication. She actively participates in organising cultural events in Prague and abroad. She has produced several big festivals and is one the only female graffiti writers in the Czech Republic. She has devoted herself to graffiti for 15 years.
Co-director and Script
Movie director, animator and editor. He studied Animation and Direction at the Film and TV School at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. He has composed the music for several movies, edited documentary films and feature film trailers. He was one of the pioneers of the Czech graffiti scene at the beginning of the 1990s.
He graduated from the Film Academy of Miroslav Ondříček in Písek. From 2008 he has participated in many documentary films. Since 2014 he has lived abroad and has made films and TV spots all around the world.
He studied Editing at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. As an editor he participated in films Český sen, Ničeho nelituju or Silný cafe.
She graduated from the Film and TV School at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, where she studied Documentary Films, and also graduated from the Faculty of Arts at Charles University in Prague, where she studied Social Work. She has created more than 20 documentary films.
He graduated from the Film Academy of Miroslav Ondříček in Písek. He has worked as a sound engineer for many TV broadcasts, series, advertisements and films.
He studied at Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague and ABK Maastricht. Currently he is a postgraduate student at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague. He is a member of the audiovisual project "Ježíš táhne na Berlín". He has composed music for several theatre performances and six documentaries.
Petr Bosák a Robert Jansa studied Type Design and Typography, Graphic Design and New Media at Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. They founded the project Advancedesign.org. They received Typo Design Club Award (2013), The Most Beautiful Czech Book Award (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014) or the Main Award in the category under 35 years at 24th Graphic Design Bienale in Brno (2010)
He studied Production at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. He is a producer of films and documentaries, he values Generace Singles and Nenasytná Tiffany most.
He is a co-owner of the production company PUNK FILM, which has produced for example four film documentaries which have been released in cinemas, several film novellas, and an animated film.
Producer Czech TV
Martina Šantavá is a creative producer in the creative producers’ group of documents and journalism at Czech Television. She graduated from the Film and TV School at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, where she studied Film and TV Production. She worked on the TV market originally as a script editor, later as a producer for HBO.
Production Manager Czech TV
Roman Blaas works in the Czech Television, previously Czechoslovak Television. He has produced TV programs of all genres besides news and sport, recently he has been concentrating on documentaries.
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