PRAGUE

20 – 26/1/2020

LUCERNA CINEMA

SAT |  25. 1.  |  12:00

Film Olympics

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A discussion on the upcoming Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020 and a reflection on the Tokyo Olympic Games in 1964 including excerpts from films by Ichikawa Kon as well as work-in-progress documentary films by NHK and director Kawase Naomi. The discussion and analysis will be moderated by Haruna Honcoop, Eigasai programmer and documentary filmmaker who is currently producing Olympic Halftime, a documentary film about Olympic architecture and urbanism in Tokyo 2020, Beijing 2022 and Paris 2024, and Vojtěch Ondráček, a sport journalist and PhD student who is exploring the critical theory of sport and was a speaker with a paper on the Olympics at a political economy conference in Tokyo.

The discussion will be held in the Czech language.