Šarlatán / Agnieszka Hollandová / Czech Republic, Poland, Slovak Republic, Ireland 2020 / 118 min. / DCP
The biographical drama Charlatan follows the character of the healer Jan Mikolášek. The producers decided to approach the renowned director Agnieszka Holland, who regularly strengthens ties with the Czech Republic – her miniseries Burning Bush (2013) won 11 Czech Lions. With a similar creative team, she created a film screened at the last year’s Berlinale.