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A selection of Tomas Obermaier's films:

Dokumentary serie - produced and published by Czech Television, 2011

Na cestě po Solnohradsku - camera and directing

Na cestě po Graubundenu

Na cestě po Lyparských ostrovech

Journey to the Sun School - documentary movie, 2009
The movie takes us through an adventurous journey to the construction of an ecological elementary school in the indian Himalayas, located 4200 m.s.l.

Styl - TV documentary, 2006
One episode of a made for TV documentary created for Czech Television.
Title: Temples in the Land of the Faithless

Sleep when you get back home - promotion video, 2005
City of Prague promotion video created for large screen projection. The video won silver price in the 38th annual of Tourfilm 2005 in Karlovy Vary.

Iron Concrete Smile - music video, 2005
A music video for the band Latitude 77 with Jiri Langmajer playing the main role

Vltava - documentary, 2002
An emotive audiovisual symphony about the flood that struck Prague in 2002.

Ticket - short movie, 2000
A comical and absurd story of two youngsters on their way to o a skateboarding contest. (Spanish version only). Starring Penelope Cruz in one of the supporting roles

Journey to the Sun School – dokumentary movie, 2009

The documentary film directed by Tomas Obermaier was premiered at Svetozor Cinema in Prague on November 12th, 2009. The movie offers an insight into life in the Indian part of Himalayas. It shows viewers the local culture, untamed nature and an unique Czech project - the ecological Sun School in Kargyak - situated 4200 m.s.l.

Sloupy Praha - festival

The Sloupy Praha 2008 festival was realised on November 22nd, 2008 as its first year of happening. With the support of the City of Prague council, six street lamp- posts were decorated by known Czech artists. You could enjoy their new design for a whole year long. As a reminder www.sloupypraha.cz.

Preparation of the first annual festival of Sloupy Praha will begin next year. You can send your creative ideas and sign them into a public contest. Two hundred of the best designs will then be selected and used to decorate Prague’s lamp- posts on various Prague locations.

Pípí Pápá - a bedtime story

The original animated bedtime story series “Pipi Papa” made to entertain both children and adults is being created by director Zdenek Vacek. Click here for a short preview of the work in process.