Intensive Life Unit

Original title: Jednotka intenzivního života
Director: Adéla Komrzý
Country: Czech Republic
Year: 2021
Running time: 76 min
Language: Czech + English subtitles
What awaits you at the end of life? And what is the life like for those who face death as an everyday part of their job? A compelling documentary film by Adéla Komrzý offers a sensitive testimony about how we experience the end.
Adéla Komrzý
Adéla Komrzý (*1992) studied history of art at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague. In 2020, she completed her Master’s degree in documentary filmmaking at FAMU, Prague. In 2018, she was on an internship at the prestigious German university, Filmuni Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, where she studied directing. The same year, she was selected for the Berlinale Talents. She won the main Andrej ‘Nikolaj’ Stankovič Award with her BA film Teaching War and her film Intensive Life Unit won the Czech Lion and the Czech Film Critics Award for Best Documentary.


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