Team

We are the Czech Film Commission, filmmakers’ first contact with the Czech Republic. We’re here to introduce you to our country and those great locations, facilities and crews you keep hearing about. Please contact us. We speak Filmmaking.

Ludmila Claussová

Ludmila Claussová

Film Commissioner
ludmila@filmcommission.cz
+420 728 132 026

Ludmila has led the Czech Film Commission since its establishment in 2004 and helped negotiate the introduction of the Czech production incentives in 2010.
She was a founding member of the European Film Commissions Network in 2007 and served as a board member until 2011.
Ludmila represents the commission at international film events, consults incoming producers in all questions concerning filming in the Czech Republic, and serves as liaison between the industry and local authorities.
Ludmila speaks English, German, Italian and Czech.

Pavlína Žipková

Pavlína Žipková

pavlina@filmcommission.cz
+420 603 554 044

Pavlina joined the team in the autumn of 2016. Previously a line producer, her credits include the documentary feature Who Will Write Our History directed by Roberta Grossman and exec. produced by Nancy Spielberg; the 2008 film Blessed is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh, shortlisted for an Academy Award; Pamela Mason Wagner’s documentary Joan of Arc; and Eli Roth’s horror film Hostel.
You will see her regularly at international film festivals and markets in which the commission is involved. Drawing on her practical experience, Pavlina can readily address any questions about filming in the Czech Republic.
She speaks English and Czech.

Nela Cajthamlová

Nela Cajthamlová

nela@filmcommission.cz
+420 778 543 290

Nela joined the Czech Film Commission in 2013. Previously she worked for CzechTourism, the official agency of the Czech Republic, where she focused on new trends and film tourism development. This experience gave her a rich network of contacts to local authorities and film-friendly regions.
Contact Nela if you need to get in touch with municipal authorities, regional film offices or for tips on interesting filming locations.
Nela speaks English, German and Czech.

Michaela Tapšíková

Michaela Tapšíková

michaela@filmcommission.cz
+420 603 209 012

Michaela works for the Czech Film Comission since 2009.
She is using her experience in pre-production and production from her previous job as a production manager, as well as her contacts, for the benefit of production companies and film professionals.
She speaks English and Czech.
Michaela is currently on maternity leave.