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The Collision

DirectorSimon Stefanides
ProducerZuzana Hadravova – FAMU
WriterSimon Stefanides, David Semler
CastTereza Brodska, Lubos Vesely, Tomas Turek, Jana Vilimkova, Jaroslav Vilimek, Miloslava Otcenaskova
EditorMatej Slama, Simon Stefanides
CameraTomas Frkal
SoundAnna Jesenska
Screening27 October 2017 | 15:00 hours | Het Nutshuis, The Hague
3 November 2017 | 17:45 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag
4 November 2017 | 15:45 hours | Filmhuis Den Haag
Original TitleNEHODA
Length13 min
CountryCzech Republic
SectionSHORT FILMS – discovering great South-Eastern European talent

Charming and light, but sharp and powerful, well-acted film on the endeavors of a family living a powerful conflict between generations.


Old Mr. Tosovsky has knocked down Mrs. Parizkova by a car. His daughter Zuzana is boiling with anger and takes the car keys away from him to prevent him from further driving. On one hand, Zuzana solves the problem with her father, but on the other, she antagonizes her mother Jana, who is planning a trip to a remote cemetery to do the spring-cleaning. After a quarrel with her daughter, Jana decides not to leave the things as they are.

Festivals & Awards (selection)

BAFTA Student Film Awards, 2017 | Kinematic Shorts Festival, Russia 2017 | Pula Film Festival, Croatia 2017 | BEAST International Film Festival, Porto 2017