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Jan Bušta

A director, screenwriter for fiction and animated films, dramaturge, and critic. He devoted his studies at FAMU to the conceptual series of student films ZA/BIJáK. He has directed more than fifty audiovisual campaigns for Czech and foreign films (such as Two Nil, Clip, Czechs Against Czechs, The Snake Brothers, and I, Olga Hepnarova). His experimental “docu-operetta” Televise bude! premiered in 2014. At the moment he is completing his first feature-film – A-B-C-D-E-F-G-H-I-JONESTOWN – a “time-lapse children’s film” about the biggest mass suicide of the twentieth century.