Jan Šikl

Film director and screenwriter. After graduating from the Prague Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU), worked in Krátký film since 1984 and apart from his own documentaries and commissioned work he also collaborated on the screenplay for the Adventures of Crime Investigation series. In 1991, he founded his own production company Pragafilm. At the Jihlava Festival, Jan Šikl won the Best Czech Documentary Award for 2005 (along with 5 other authors) and 2006.