Erika Hníková

Czech director

Erika Hníková

Erika Hníková is a Czech documentary filmmaker and journalist. She graduated from the Department of Documentary Film at FAMU with the full-length documentary The Beauty Exchange (2003) that reflects on the phenomenon of idealised female beauty. Her documentary I Guess We'll Meet at the Eurocamp has been screened at many festivals, including DOK Leipzig and Hot Docs. Her documentary Matchmaking Mayor (2010) had its premiere at the Berlinale Forum section and received the Audience Award. It was also screened at CinEast. Her latest full-length documentary film Every Single Minute (2021) was premiered at the Karlovy Vary IFF in the Crystal Globe competition.