Jakub Kouřil

Director, screenwriter and visual artist based in Prague.

 He graduated from FAMU Prague and spent a six-month internship at ENSAD in Paris.

In 2012, his short film „M.O.“ was released. This film was awarded the Magnesia Award for best student film (Czech Lion, 2013) and became a finalist of the Student Academy Awards in 2013. His animated graduation film „The Little Cousteau“ won several awards at international film festivals (Palm Springs, Montevideo, Florida).


CEE Animation is supported by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and co-funded by state funds and foundations and professional organisations from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.

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