Eduard Štorch, the Mammoth Hunter
Eduard Štorch, lovec mamutů
Czechoslovak CompetitionFilmEnglish friendly
He lived in a cave with his wife, dug up a mammoth skeleton near Prague, and won the hearts of generations of children with his thrilling stories about brave prehistoric hunters. Who was the quirky anarchist, teacher, and archeologist Eduard Štorch?
This film about a remarkable writer reveals the highs and lows of Štorch’s life and introduces this renaissance man in other contexts besides literary. In the footsteps of this underappreciated visionary, we are joined by his admirers and followers upholding his legacy today.