Ondřej Hudeček is the author of several award-winning short films from the Czech Republic. He studied directing and cinematography at the Trebas Institute in Montreal and at the FAMU (Film and TV School in Prague). He participated at film labs in Denmark and Iceland, and was selected for the Berlinale Talents programme in 2014. He established his own Prague-based production company where he is developing shorts, feature films and video games. His 26-minute film Furiant/Peacock had its World Premiere at the 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival and the International Premiere at the 40th Toronto International Film festival.