Matej Mináč

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Matej Mináč
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Born 1 April 1961
Bratislava, Slovakia
Occupation Film director
Years active 1999 - present

Matej Mináč (born 1 April 1961) is a Slovak film director. He has directed two films about Nicholas Winton, a Briton who organised the rescue of 669 Jewish children from German-occupied Czechoslovakia on the eve of World War II in an operation later known as the Czech Kindertransport: the drama All My Loved Ones (1999) and the documentary The Power of Good: Nicholas Winton (2002), which won an Emmy Award.

In 2011, he directed the documentary film Nicky's Family (Nickyho rodina).[1][2]


  1. ^ Smith, Ian Hayden (2012). International Film Guide 2012. p. 101. ISBN 978-1908215017. 
  2. ^ "Nicky's Family: UK Jewish Film". ukjewishfilm. Retrieved 2012-04-15. 

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