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Jan Kallista

Jan Kallista

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Projects
Restore Point

Programs
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2016

Biography

Born in Prague (1979). He studied production at FAMU, graduated with an MA title in the year 2005. While studying, he had already worked as a production assistant and a production manager in film companies such as Stillking, Filmservice, and Dawson. In the year 2005 he became a producer in a production company Ad Wood. He had bought the company two years later, and became the owner. He is also a co-founder of the Film Kolektiv production company, which was established in the year 2013 as a union of four producers (Jan Kallista, Pavel Berčík, Ondřej Zima, Karla Stojáková). Jan focuses mainly on production of commercial spots and international projects. He’s a member of APA board - Asociace Producentů v Audiovizi (Association of Producers in the Audiovision) and is also a representative of the Czech Republic in the CFP-E (Europan Association of Commercial Producers) and a member of the YDA jury (Young Director Award), which is a part of the annual Cannes Lions awards.

Country

Czech Republic

Professions

Producer