Private Project

A Journey Like No Other

Lukas Socha and Tomas Vanourek, lifelong friends from Plasy near Pilsen in Czech Republic, set themselves a grand goal – to repeat the Eurasian voyage of two Czech travel legends Jiří Hanzelka and Miroslav Zikmund from years 1959 – 1964, find at least 100 places and to document them in the same way as Z+H. Their `so far` life`s expedition dedicated to 100th birthday of Miroslav Zikmund.

The travel documentary film follows Lukas and Tomas with time gaps in different parts of the world during their almost year-long travel set by 60 years old photos. It consists of authentic moments and scale of random situations and encounters. Through sincere spontaneity and their very humor we observe not only the process of seeking and finding, but also into their everyday routine, joys, hard times and very personal moments. In places like remote villages in Sumatra, rough mountains in Kamchatka or sacred burial grounds in India, young travelers are accompanied by not only local guides - king of cannibals among them, but also voiceless guides like river Ganges which flows with the Indians lifes narration.

Film`s premiere screening opened the international film festival Finále Plzeň and it is a full length debut of the director Viktorie Lorinczová.

  • Viktorie Lörinczová
    They flew there with a Zeppelin
  • Jaroslav Bláha
    The Smiles of Sad Men
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Cesta jako žádná ze sta
  • Project Type:
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 10 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    April 30, 2019
  • Country of Origin:
    Czech Republic
  • Language:
    Czech, English, Russian
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • International film festival Finale Plzen
    Czech Republic
    May 11, 2019
    World premiere
  • International Zlin film festival for children and youth
    Czech Republic
    May 25, 2019
  • International festival of outdoor films Czech Republic,

    3th place / Travel Documentary
  • IFF Water, Sea, Ocean Hluboká nad Vltavou
Director Biography - Viktorie Lörinczová

Viktorie Lörinczova finished the Intermedia studio at Ladislav Sutnar’s faculty of art and design in Pilsen, where she focused on video installations, from which she created short documentary movies formed by experimental visual form. The award-winning student short film “ They Flew There with Zeppelin” about a highly guarded military building, whose function is hardly known to the locals, was screened by the Jihlava IDFF or the French La Pellicule Ensorcelée. Her feature film debut, the “A journey like no other”, opened the international Finále Plzeň 2019 film festival, where it was premiered. She collaborates on creative audiovisual projects such as music videos, commercial videos and commercials, or documentaries. She is publicly involved in addressing environmental issues and protecting animal rights.

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