Who is Jana Boková?
Jana Boková is a Czech film director.
Boková was born in Prague, but left Czechoslovakia in August 1968 to attend a conference of art students in Austria, then emigrated to Paris, France to study at the Sorbonne. She then lived in the United States where she worked as a photographer for Rolling Stone and other magazines. She then lived in the United Kingdom for many years, studying at the National Film and Television School, and producing documentary films for British television.
In 2001, Boková was approached by musician Eric Clapton to direct a music video, but ended up filming a feature length documentary film called Eric Clapton and Friends which covered Clapton's band's rehearsals and preparations for a world tour.