Marketa Tomanova

Marketa Tomanova

Procope Films

Camera operator, director and editor in Paris, France

About Marketa

Hi guys!
I'm a global filmmaker (meaning I'm a screenwriter, director, producer camera operator, editor), the same way I am a citizen of the world.
I make short films, music videos, commercials and documentaries.
My feature documentary about French photographer "André Villers, A Lifetime in Images" has made rounds at film festivals around the world including Sonoma, Venice, CayFilm, Maine, France, Victoria in Canada, Guangzhou in China, Chiayi in Taiwan and won the award for Best Art Documentary at the Melbourne Documentary Film festival.
Currently I am prepping my first feature film "American Lifeguard".
Stay tuned for more info! :)


Name: Marketa Tomanova

Lives in: Paris, France

Company: Procope Films

Occupation: Camera Operator, Director, Editor, Photographer (Still) and Producer

Credits

  • One Day with John G. Morris

    One Day with John G. Morris (2017)
    Television (Documentary, Short and Biography) Writer A day spent in company of legendary photo editor John G. Morris who worked for LIFE magazine, Magnum Photos, Ladies Home Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post and National Geographic. Among others, John G. Morris edited the famous photographs from historic D-Day landing in Normandy, France in June 1944 taken by his friend Robert Capa. We follow John G. Morris on a particular day: November 8, 2016, date of the American presidential election.

  • André Villers, a Lifetime in Images

    André Villers, a Lifetime in Images (2015)
    Film (Documentary, Biography and Family) Writer André Villers takes photographs, develops, enlarges, draws, cuts, glues, assembles, replaces, takes out, rips off and staples back together... He has photographed Picasso, Chagall, Dalí, Miró, Buñuel, Fellini, Brassaï, Cocteau, Gainsbourg, Le Corbusier, Léger and many more but has never boasted about it. Throughout his life, he kept a low profile, even if his photos are known worldwide. He remains active even though he is already 84 years. One of the last great photographers and artists of the 20th century to be discovered.

  • Another Earth

    Another Earth (2011)
    Film (Drama, Romance and Sci-Fi) Miscellaneous Crew SPOILER: Seventeen year-old Rhoda Williams receives an acceptance letter from MIT and she celebrates with her friends. On the same night, a planet similar and close to Earth is discovered and called Earth 2. Rhoda drives her car looking at Earth 2 and crashes with composer John Burroughs, killing his pregnant wife and his baby son. Rhoda goes to prison and four years later she is released and moves to her parents' house. She finds a job as high-school janitor, but tries to commit suicide. She survives, however, and submits an essay to a contest where the prize is a ticket to travel to Earth 2. Meanwhile the scientists discover that Earth 2 is a mirror of Earth and the synchronicity between the dwellers was interrupted when the planets were seen by each other. One day, Rhoda decides to visit John Burroughs, whose life was destroyed after the death of his family, to admit to him that she had killed his family. However she does not have the nerve to tell him the truth. So she lies and ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Mamánek

    Mamánek (2010)
    Film (Short and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Fourteen year-old Petr's dogged obsession with a waitress at the neighborhood bar creates a dangerous situation which threatens to destroy his relationship with the other woman in his life: his mother.

  • Le dîner

    Le dîner (2008)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Writer Add a Plot »

  • Faubourg 36

    Faubourg 36 (2008)
    Film (Drama, Music, Musical and Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A man is charged with murder. He is Pigoil, the aging stage manager at Chansonia, a music hall in a Paris faubourg. His confession is a long flashback to New Year's Eve, 1935, when he discovers his wife is unfaithful and Galapiat, the local mobster, closes the music hall. Over the next few months, Pigoil loses custody of his beloved son, Jo-Jo, and must find work. Pigoil and his pals take over the Chansonia as a co-op; Galapiat is momentarily benign. Their star is the young Douce, a girl from near Lille for whom Galapiat lusts. She in turn falls in love with Milou, a local Red. There are ups and downs, but mostly ups - but what about Jo-Jo and what about the murder? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

  • Wanted

    Wanted (2008)
    Film (Action, Crime, Fantasy and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A young man finds out his long lost father is an assassin. When his father is murdered, the son is recruited into his father's old organization and trained by a man named Sloan to follow in his dad's footsteps. Written by Anonymous

  • Le Boast

    Le Boast (2007)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Writer An Englishman, Sebastian, regularly meets two macho French friends in a Pigalle café. Supposedly a 'language exchange' these meetings have degenerated into being simply an opportunity to boast about sexual conquests - but Sebastian remains mysteriously mute.The reason is his teacher girlfriend has a golden rule. He must not discuss their private life which is, in fact, extremely colorful and replete with fantasy.Unable to contain his frustration Sebastain is driven to boast about his exotic secret life to a complete stranger - but the stranger quickly finds his way into Sebastain's life. With more twists than a corkscrew this is lively and economic film making, shot in an attractive location and dealing with a subject that audiences immediately connect to. Written by Adam Preston

  • American Lifeguard

    American Lifeguard
    Film (Comedy and Drama) Writer Add a Plot »

Awards

  • Best Art Documentary at Melbourne Documentary Film festival
    (2016)

Education

  • Université Paris 8

  • FAMU

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Marketa's Profile Statistics

  • Since: December 2012
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
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