NXT creatives

Anna Stetinova

Janáčkova akademie múzických umění v Brně

Warm crackling

The film Warm Crackling is the first graduation project of students from the Audiovisual Creation and Theatre programme at the Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno, Czech Republic. Students, professional film-makers and actors participated in the project to create a unique story about Marian Palla, one of the key figures in an artistic generation that has had great significant in the cultural life of the South Moravia Metropolis Brno. Warm Crackling is a mid-length feature film based on the diary of the same name by Marian Palla, the most distinguished contemporary conceptual artist, publicist, humorist and pedagogue of the Faculty of Fine Arts in Brno – a figure who has influenced young artists and his students by his unique teaching methods and by his own unusual artistic creations and bohemian lifestyle.