October 19 - 22, 2011
The Academy of Performing Arts Bratislava, Slovakia

Peter Kerekes

Independent Documentary-making

The film Ladomírske morytáty a legend is dedicated to the 20th century history. The inhabitants of village called LADOMIROVA are recollecting the memories from their small village past to create the history and big moving stories of it. The feature length debut 66 Seasons about the swimming pool of Kosice tells stories about how the daily life there has reacted on the movements in history and society. Cooking History is the last feature length film of Peter Kerekes and this film brings up an unconventional look at the war - through the army cooks and their stories.

Among Kerekes’s last work belongs a participation on the Czech Television project WHAT IF... about the alternative history and project The Slovak Cinema about some special events an issues of the Slovak cinematography history.