Mikuláš Novotný



TEL: +420 777 910 290
E-MAIL: novotny@backgroundfilms.cz
SKYPE: mikulas.novotny


Mikulas founded Background Films in 2011. He debuted as a producer with a spiritual comedy JOURNEY TO ROME which premiered at Karlovy Vary IFF in 2015. He graduated from Producing (FAMU) and Theory of Interactive Media (Masaryk University). He has attended many international workshops, and enjoyed taking part in the jury of the 51st Karlovy Vary IFF (East of the West section). Recently he produced short films THE NIGHT OF THE AGAMA as well as MITSU by Mark Ther. Currently he is in postproduction on COMMUNISM, a massive political film essay by the legendary Czech New Wave director, prof. Karel Vachek. Mikulas currently has a slate of three fiction feature films in development, while with GREGORIUS, THE CHOSEN ONE by Tomasz Mielnik he was taking course in Eave Producers Workshop 2018.