OBJECT:PRAHA

OBJECT:PRAHA (2021) is a film by Tyko Say which documents some of the happenings, readings, cryings, and nakedings which happened in Prague, Czechia from 2018-2020.


︎The film was featured at Prague MicroFestival and Versopolis - Festival of Hope

Message from the director: 


Thank you to everyone who has helped make poetry a party that we want to go to.

Special thanks to everyone who helped make it happen: Object:paradise, žižkov, Sandra Pasławska, Jaromír Lelek, Hunter Andrews, Roksan Mandel, Yeva Kupchenko, Jeff Milton, Ben Rea, Jenda Pudlák, Marko Thull, Stefan Fiedler, Adéla Hrdličková, žižkovšiška, Medium 43, Obejvák, Literary Lavatory, Anastacya Cya, Anna Špirochová, Wesley Howell, An Nguyen, Connie & Bernie, Ásgeir H Ingólfsson, Mary Palencar, The Solution., Nata Tsintsabadze, Julie Orlova, BOHO cafe & store, Thor garcia, Jan Černý, Nikodem Dybiński, The Pomfries, Willie Watson, Philippe Pirrip, Michael Rowland, The Czech Inn, Orkida Braculla, Heyme Langbroek, The word Addict, Alexandre Peron, Ba Bosa, Florence Williams, Mark Paul Divo, that one guy I met that one night, Vit Facultative, Levente Szabó, Gunnar M Zuppe, Loretta Lau, Louis Armand, Céline Dubois, Ink, Xavier Cavazos, krymska, CWU English Department, and all the artists, performers, and readers in Prague. (Tyko Say)


See the full film below ︎





/ OBJECT:PARADISE IS THE INDUCTIVE SEDUCTION OF THE OBJECTIVE MOMENT / USE THE LANGUAGE THAT THE PERFORMER AND AUDIENCE CREATE IN THAT MOMENT / CONTEXT IS COTEXT / EVERYTHING IS PART OF THE PERFORMANCE / THE AUDIENCE IS THE POET / DETHRONE, THEN DEMOTE THE POET WHO CAME KNOWING / ELIMINATE THE EGO / DEPLATFORM THE STAGE / ORCHESTRATE THE CHAOS / LANGUAGE EXISTS ONLY IN A SINGLE MOMENT, THAT MOMENT /  DOWN WITH DENOTATION /  CELEBRATE THE PARTY THAT LANGUAGE IS / THE BEST WORDS IN THE BEST ORDER DOES NOT EXIST / LET ALL PLANS GO WRONG / DEMONETIZE LANGUAGE / EMBRACE MISCOMMUNICATION /  PROMOTE THE CONTEXT FOR THE SUBJECTIVE WORLD TO BE EXPERIENCED IN THE OBJECTIVE MOMENT