The main subject of the competition is the revitalization of the Great Cinema in Zlín designed by architect František Lydie Gahura and built by the Bata shoe company in 1933. It was the largest cinema in Czechoslovakia at that time, with 2,270 seats. The aim of the competition is to create conditions for cinema from the perspective of the needs of the 21st-century city.

The architectural competition will be led in the form of competitive dialogue.

The competition is international without any fee led in the form of competitive dialogue with mandatory registration in NEN

The committee (jury) chooses based on the “Professional approach” 6 participants that will receive CZK 250 000 for their participation.

Expert part of the jury: Pierre Hebbelinck, Vladimír Šlapeta, Jitka Ressová, Martin Jančok, and Jana Kostelecká