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Wanna touch Your life? Try BLUES!

Official trailer 2019

A music documentary for guitar lovers and blues.

Billy Gibbons or Eric Clapton have one thing in common. - electric guitars from a  Czech guitar manufacturer Peter Jurkovič. Based on his story, a movie was created, that connects artists of Blues musical scene.

"Blues is a clear but incomprehensible feeling," says Ivan Hlas.  Also other musicians and artists such as Stefan Milkov, Billy F Gibbons, Petar Introvic, Norbi Kovacs share their life blues, that would not be complete without a guitar.

Electric guitars were scarce goods in socialist Czechoslovakia. When guitars could not be bought abroad, they had to be made at home. RNDr. Jurkovic achieved to create high quality hand-made guitars by using a scientific approach.

Most of Jurkovič guitars ended up in the hands of Czech musicians, from  a bass player Vladimír “Guma” Kulhánek to Janek Ledecký. World guitarists such as Billy F Gibbons ZZ Top, Eric Clapton or Jeff Beck also enjoy playing guitars designed by Jurkovič together with Stephan Milkov.

Peter Jurkovič was not only a guitar maker but also a music and lyrics writer for Czech bands:  Bluesberry, Tucet, Žáha, Jurkovič & Motion Food and more ...

Documentary, produced and directed by Michal Rákosník brings the viewer closer to the the atmosphere of the 1980s and 1990s. 

The film was co-produced by Groove Production and Czech Television and will be screened by Pilot Film in autumn 2019.

Film partners


Michal Rakosnik
(film debut)

Guitar player, producer, director, Bluesman film theme author and screenplay writer.
2006–2019 cooperation on programs Czech TV, Nova TV, Prima TV.
Member of a music band Jurkovič & Motion Food.
Music clips - Jurkovič & Motion Food and more.