artists Tereza Darmovzalová
place Czech Republic
tags architecture housing design capitalism landscape technology
directing Tereza Darmovzalová
translation Zuzana Rousová
category Audio-visual Art
published 16. 7. 2018
duration 0:09:52
language Česky / English
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