NEW PICTURES OF THE OLD WORLD
IN TRENCIANSKE TEPLICE, SLOVAKIA
We are very pleased to annouce this co-operation and call for applicants. We are looking for 8 participants from Poland, Hungary, Austria and Czech republic , two from each country.
In the workshop, the participants will find the inspiration for their films from the old Slovak classic by Dusan Hanak – Pictures of the Old World (Obrazy stareho sveta), 1972 (DVD of the film will be provided for partcipants in advance). The director Hanak supports the idea and is hoping to be present at the festival. The workshop will be lead by the famous Iranian director Mr Jafar Panahi (to be confirmed).
The participants will be provided with accommodation, food and travel expenses by Artfilm IFF. The participants should arrive at least three days before the start of the festival. There will be 4 groups formed, each group of three people and in each there will be 1 Slovak participant.
To participate in this workshop, it is important that you will be able to bring your own camera and editing equipment There should be three professions represented in each group : director, cameraman and soundman/editor.
The workshops will culminate with the screening ceremony of the films by the participants and will be followed by the screening of the original Pictures of the Old World.
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