Iva Honsová

Translator and dramaturge, graduate of Palacký University’s Philosophical Faculty in Olomouc. She lives in Jihlava, where she spent 10 years working at the Dukla Cinema and three years running the “White Whale” antiquarian bookshop. Over the past 18 years, she has seen many different sides of the Jihlava IDFF, working as a helping hand, helping ear, and helping eye in the background, as an observer, commentator and audience member, as the co-designer of the festival’s website and the Doc.Air documentary film portal, and the author of catalogue texts. She currently works as a translator and as an external dramaturge for Czech Television.