Love, Dad

Original title: Milý tati
Director: Diana Cam Van Nguyen
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Year: 2021
Running time: 13 min
Language: Czech + English subtitles
Is it possible to heal the wounds of childhood? Is it possible to forgive your parents? A young filmmaker writes a cinematic letter to her difficult father, exploring the vulnerability of a human soul in a visually captivating way.
Diana Cam Van Nguyen
Diana Cam Van Nguyen (*1993, Cheb) is a Czech-Vietnamese artist and FAMU graduate. She focuses on animated documentaries, in which she deals with personal issues. Her latest film Love, Dad (2021) won the Czech Lion Award; the 2022 Czech Film Critics Award for Best Short Film; and Magnesia Award for Best Student Film. The film has received international awards at the BFI London Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand, DOK Leipzig and many other festivals.


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