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Eva Nová

Eva Nová

Marko Škop

Slovakia, Czech Republic | 2015 | Genre: Drama | first feature film | running time: 106’

"Marko Skop, a noted documaker marking his fiction debut, creates an unglamorous but full-bodied role for veteran thesp Emilia Vasaryova and directs with sensitivity and an eye for patterns of behavior."
Alissa Simon - Variery

festivals & awards

Discovery, Toronto International Film Festival 2015 / FIPRESCI Award

synopsis

Eva is a film star. Or at least she was. Her heyday in the limelight is far behind her. Years of alcohol abuse, the end of the communist era and competition from younger actresses have destroyed her career. Fresh from the rehab clinic, she is determined to get her private life back on track, if nothing else. But this is a task easier said than done. In order to concentrate on her professional life, Eva entrusted her son to the care of her sister, Manka, and has since lost all contact with the now 40-year-old man. When she suddenly decides to knock at his door one day, she is hit by a wall of rejection. But Eva wants to do things right this time and will do whatever it takes to win back the love of her son.

info

Eva Nová
original title

Eva Nová

genre

Drama

country

Slovakia, Czech Republic

running time

106’

produced by

Artileria - Slovakia

in co-production with

Sirius Films - Czech Republic

directed by

Marko Škop

sales

Loco Films

A fallen movie star fights hard to stay sober and make amends with her estranged son.
TFL Programmes

FrameWork 2013

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Marko Škop

Scriptwriter, Film Director, Production

skop@artileria.sk

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Marina Andree Škop

Production