akad.arch. Jindřich Kočí


Scenographer, production designer, teacher

At FAMU KK, Jindřich Kočí teaches seminars of film and television scenography where the students learn about the basic principles of the scenographer’s work, exterior composition issues and the history and development of the film scenography.

Jindrich Kočí was born in 1956. He studied at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague; in 1981, he graduated as an architecture major. He worked as an assistant production designer at the Barrandov Film Studio and, from 1989 on, as production designer - scriptwriter. Since 2012 he has been working with FAMU; he also teaches at the DAMU Department of Stage Design.

Stage designs (selection):
2017 - co-production film Borg / McEnroe (dir. Janus Metz)
2013 - co-production film Frankenstein's Army (dir. Richard Raaphorst)
2012 - US production, Red Tails (dir. Anthony Hemingway)
2010 - Burnt by the Sun 2 (dir. Nikita Michalkov)
2005 - British production, Oliver Twist (dir. Roman Polanski)
1996 - Boomerang (dir. Hynek Bočan)
1994 - French production, Printemps du Feu (dir. Claude Boissol)
1993 - series, Arabela Returns or Rumburak the King of Fairy Tale Kingdom (dir. Václav Vorlíček)
1991 - Sun, Hay, Erotics (dir. Zdeněk Troška)
1989 - Two people in the Zoo (dir. Marie Poledňáková)

2014 - nominated for the Art Directo's Guild Award Los Angeles - for TVspot Infiniti
2012 - ssociation of Independent Commercial Producers USA Award for production design
and visual style of TV spot, Skyrim
2014 - nominated for the Art Directo's Guild Award Los Angeles - for TVspot Capital One

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