Třeštíková gets Prix Arte 2008

Czech film director Helena Třeštíková was awarded the European Film Award Prix Arte 2008 in the category of documentary films for her film Rene at a gala ceremony in Copenhagen on Saturday. The film, filmed over 20 years, tells the story of a man living on the edge of society. The film was rated to be of outstanding quality, both fascinating and thought-provoking.