D Day – IKEM or how to be born for the second time

A documentary about two patients at the Institute of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. The Institute was transformed into a unique Central European Centre specialising in Transplant and Cardiovascular surgery…. The first patient is the youngest patient with a heart transplant. The second is the oldest one and only the second heart transplant patient in the whole of Czech Republic. Professor Jan Pirk is our guide through the old and new “IKEM” centre. (23 mins)

Participants: prof. Jan Pirk, prof. Rudolf Poledne, prof. Josef Kautzner.
Narrator: Petr Nárožný
Chief of Photography: Miroslav Souček
Script and directed by: Martin Slunečko
© Martin Slunečko – NIKÉ TV production and Czech TV 2006