Country of Production: Czech Republic
Target Audience: Children 10-12
Production Company: Barletta
Producer: Veronika Sabova
Scriptwriter: Petr Jarchovský
Director: Kristina Dufkova
Goals at the Warsaw Kids Film Forum: Co-producer / Sales Agent
Having worked as TV Producer for advertising agencies, Veronika Sabova joined Lucky Man Films in 2004. She has vast experience in the role of primary producer in charge of commercials, overseeing projects for top-brand companies like Škoda Auto, O2 and Vodaphone. Living Large is her first independent feature film made at Lucky Man.
Kristina Dufkova studied animation at FAMU, a Prague-based film school, and won awards at home and abroad for short pieces created back then. In 2011, she directed one of Fimfarum stories, comprising an anthology of Czech puppet features, and in 2016 Večerníček, a 7x8min animation. Living Large will be her first complete feature film effort.
Petr Jarchovský is a FAMU graduate (Department of Screenwriting and Dramaturgy) and an award-winning screenwriter with several Czech Lions prizes. Two productions with his screenplays (Musíme si pomáhat and Želary) were nominated for Best Foreign Language Film Academy Awards. What is more, Petr shares his knowledge with others by lecturing at FAMU.