Jan Macola had worked for Barrandov Studios for more than six years before founding Mimesis Film in 2012. His debut as a producer, Petr Václav’s The Way Out, premiered as part of the ACID selection at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. Since then, he produced Václav’s feature documentary Confession of the Vanished and his new feature We Are Never Alone that premiered at Berlinale Forum in 2016. Jan has also produced documentaries Normal Autistic Film by Miroslav Janek and Into the North by Natasha Dudinski.
projects in progress
Heaven (documentary) - directed by Tomáš Etzler, a feature documentary about an orphanage in China.
Normal Autistic Film - directed by Miroslav Janek, 90 min, Czech Republic, 2016; producer
We Are Never Alone - directed by Petr Václav, 105 min, Czech Republic/France, 2016; producer
Into the North - directed by Natasha Dudinski, 87 min, Czech Republic, 2015; producer
Confession of the Vanished - directed by Petr Václav, 79 min, Czech Republic; producer
The Way Out - directed by Petr Václav, 103 min, Czech Republic/France, 2014; producer
Skokan (fiction) - Skokan finished his stay in prison. He has nowhere to go. Overnight, he decides to leave everything in order to launch his singing career, and heads for the Cannes Film Festival.
new project / Skokan / Jan Macola / New project has been added - 27.01.2020