We produce also commercials for companies, music videos and videos for non-profit organizations. We believe there is a story hidden behind every object, specific and yet universal. To find it, capture it and present it; that is our goal.
Jan Hubáček graduated in the field of film directing and screenwriting at FMK UTB Zlín. He also studied at Baltic film and Media school in Estonia. He completed an internship at Neukölln.TV, Berlin and in Stink, London. He succeded with his student shots The Shoes (2007) and Romance of Noble Age (2011) and recieved some awards for them as well. In the last few years he cooperated on movies Cyril and Methodius, Dust of the ground, Big as Brno, Lháři, Return to the red city, Kaskadéři s.ro. and videogames Czechoslovakia 38-89 and Mafia 3. His directorial feature debut is a documentary Accpet (2016), which is about contemporary music composer Lucie Vítková.
In 2015 he founded his own production company GNOMON for non-commercial and commercial projects. As a producer he is signed under documentaries as Solo for one hand, Dunaj of consciousness, The elephant wars or performed miniserie Pod zemí.
Betty Turčanová studied production at VŠMU in Bratislava (Slovakia). Then she worked there on many projects within the university and also as part of her work for some production studios (mainly TV projects, dubbing and production of audio books). Now she works for Gnomon in Brno and deals with pre-production and production of projects.
“Although I have my diplom from Academy somewhere, I don´t feel like master artist. More like craftsman. I consider my work on projects from film, photography and scenic art from Czech, Germany, Slovenia, USA and other countries for most substantial. I am also trying to be a guidance for others.”
Studies: DIFA JAMU, Brno. Cooperation (selection): Czech Television, U Stolu Theatre, Faculty of social studies MU Brno, Moravská galerie Brno, Czech centre New York.
Zdenka Kujova is film producer and culture manager. She studied culture management at JAMU Brno. She gained experience on various independent films in cooperation with Czech Television and Film academy Zlin. She received a scholarship from Bosch Foundation to work in Spinnerei Leipzig. In 2013 she was hired by the Brno municipality to elaborate the feasibility study for the Creative Centre. She participated in foundation of the film offices in Brno and Zlin region. After 10 years of experience in film industry Zdenka founded a film company GNOMON together with film director Jan Hubáček.
Karoline was born in Austria and at the age of 4 she has moved to Brno. She studied at Masaryk University Combined Art Studies. Now she is finishing the master field Culture Management with the thesis The Use of Lateral Marketing in Culture. She has gained experience on various culture projects, including the cooperation with Brno Municipality in order to bring back culture life to an historical “Zelný trh” after a complete reconstruction of this square. She has also worked as a production assistant in Moravian Gallery Brno and Czech Television. Recently she is the new reinforcement into GNOMON team as an office manager.
Michal Orsava graduated at the Film faculty in Zlin, department of film editing. Now he is working as freelance film director, editor, screenwriter and animator. In spare time he loves to dig into funny viral video, taking inspiration from exciting world around us. He likes to experiment and amuse people with new, original forms and he won´t stop for nothing! He has created the viral videos like Tom Hanks in Brno, Subsidies and bets of Andrej Babis, Knight Rider on D1 Highway and many more.