Bára Anna Stejskalová is director, art director, animator, and script writer of animated films, with a specialization on stop-motion. Beginning her studies at University of Arts at Bournemouth, she transferred to Prague's FAMU. In 2018 she participated in Erasmus internship in the Production Design department at IADT in Dublin. Her bachelor's film The Fishermen (2017) was nominated for BAFTA Shortlist. She is a co-author of project HEARDT, which received Burning Man Honorarium Grant and was show-cased at the festival. Her graduation movie Love Is Just a Death Away (2020) is presently touring world-wide festivals. She is currently working at Art Director on VR project Darkening directed by Ondřej Moravec.


In 2020 Patrik Michalů, Vojtěch Kiss, Jan Saska, Ondřej Slavík, Bára Anna Stejskalová and Patrik Velek founded studio Burning Frames. 

BF offers complete production, from storyboard to post production in mothership studio Achtung4K. With specialization in puppet making and set design, we offer prop making for films and miniatures. Contact us on the email above.