The nominations for the Czech Lion Awards for 2019 were announced on 15 January. Among the nominated are also teachers of the Theater Faculty - Jiří Havelka and Andrea Králová from the Department of Alternative and Puppet Theater, Katarína Hollá from the Department of Scenography and Ladislav Mrkvička from the Department of Dramatic Theater.
The film Vlastníci (Owners) directed by Jiří Havelka received a total of 12 nominations, the most of all nominated films. Jiří Havelka has a chance to get a prize for the best director, screenplay and film. Andrea Králová was nominated for the same film for the best costume design Katarína Hollá, who created the costumes for the film Poslední aristokratka (The Last Aristocrat), can also succeed in the same category. Ladislav Mrkvička excelled together with Jiří Schmitzer in the film Staříci (Old-Timers) and he received a nomination for the best actor in supporting role.
The gala evening of the 27th Czech Lion Award will take place on March 7 in the Rudolfinum. We keep our fingers crossed for our teachers!