The opening of the 24thedition of the International Film Festival Prague – Febiofest will take place at the Art Nouveau Municipal House on Thursday, March 23rd. The festival will open with the Czech premiere of the new film by Polish director Agnieszka Holland, Spoor, in which one of the key roles is played by Czech actor Miroslav Krobot.

Spoor, a dark detective story set in rural Poland, will be presented at the gala opening in person by the director Agnieszka Holland, screenwriter Štěpán Hulík and others.

The cult US director Abel Ferrara will receive the festival’s Kristián award for contribution to world cinema, as will the UK cinematographer Peter Suschitzky, a close collaborator of director David Cronenberg.

The 24th edition of Febiofest runs from March 23 to 31. Febiofest takes place every year in the Cinestar Anděl multiplex cinema in Smíchov, Prague. Its program always focuses on the latest and best from the world of international cinematography.