Born in 1967 in Prague. Studied Screenwriting and Dramaturgy at FAMU in Prague. During his studies, he made his first self-produced short films. Several film projects followed, such as the popular 1960s retro-comedy PELĺŠKY / COSY DENS. His film MUSĺME SI POMÁHAT / DIVIDED WE FALL was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In between making feature films, he has directed several TV shows, documentaries, music videos and commercials, as well as working in theatre.
1999 // PELĺŠKY / COSY DENS2000 // MUSĺME SI POMÁHAT / DIVIDED WE FALL2009 // KAWASAKIHO RŮŽE / KAWASAKI'S ROSE2013 // LĺBÁNKY / HONEYMOON2016 // UČITEĽKA / THE TEACHER