FAMUFEST Meets the World

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305MTW Z 1 5S English winter

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Students can dicover actual probelms and phenomenons of world film and tv industry.

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Thursday Nov 28th, 3pm, Studio FAMU

The panel discussion oriented towards different phases of the short film development and its position on the audiovisual market in general. From the script development possibilities, production strategy preparation and financing to different ways of distribution (festivals, VOD platforms) and the strategies of approaching and engaging the audience. Is the short film production nowadays profitable and what role does or should in the whole process of development and production play the institution of a film school?

The panellists:

Jan Tesitel, the director of many short films, TV shows, advertising spots and videos, Julie Zackova, the founder of Girls in Film Praha and producer, Milan Simanek, the director of the international short film festival B16 and the head of the Art Cinema in Brno and Diana Cam Van Nguyen, the director of animated short films.

The presenter of the panel: Valerio Mendoza, FAMU International teacher

Friday Nov 29th, 3pm, Studio FAMU

Panel Discussion - Future of Film

Host: Greta Stocklassa, student and member of FAMU Academic Senate

guests: Jan Hecht, Student and former member of FAMU Academic Senate, Katrín Björgvinsdóttir, alumni of Danske Film Skole and Patricia Bandak, alumni of Danske Film Skole

Saturday NOv 30th, 3pm, Lažanský Palac

Panel Discussion - Green Film

How green film production should be? Is it a relevnat topic for film and TV producers? And is it topic for film school students?

Recommended or required reading


Assessment methods and criteria

100% attendance + 2 pages essay


Studio FAMU, Lažanský Palace

Further information

This course is an elective for all AMU students

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
28.11.2019 15:00–16:30 Karla STOJÁKOVÁ
Studio FAMU lecture parallel1
29.11.2019 15:00–16:30 Karla STOJÁKOVÁ
Studio FAMU lecture parallel1
30.11.2019 15:00–16:30 Karla STOJÁKOVÁ
Lazansky Palace lecture parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans