Brother's Keeper Ferit Karahan

First Cut+ Trieste 2021


Czech Republic, Italy
Production company: Mimesis Film

World premiere: San Sebastian IFF 2022 – Official Competition



The extraordinary and unknown life story of Josef Myslivecek -“Il Boemo”-, one of the most prolific opera composers in 18th century Italy, who inspired Mozart and became his friend. Very demanded in Naples, he was celebrated in Venice, then the pleasure capital of Europe.


Director & Writer: Petr Vaclav
Editor: Paolo Cottignola, Florent Vassault, Florent Mangeot

Producer: Jan Macola
Co-Producers: Dugong (IT), Sentimentalfilm (SK)

Cast: Vojtěch Dyk, Elena Radonicich, Barbara Ronchi, Lana Vlady

International sales: Loco Films