Tags:
WHY LOOK AT ANIMALS? PRESS CONFERENCE

The press conference for the jubilee 15th year of PAF took place on Wednesday, 16th of November 2016 on the second floor of Café 87 in Olomouc. 

Tags:
RADIO JINGLE PAF

The author of the audio jingle for 15th PAF is Roman Štětina.

voice: Šárka Skaláková

Tags:
VIEW Conference held in Turin, Italy

The partner event of PAF – VIEW Conference, which is focused on computer graphics and visual effects, is taking place right now in Turin, Italy. Its seventeenth season runs from October 24th to October 28th, 2016.

Liberated Theatre in Vitrína Deniska

Other Visions 2014 finalist Martina Holá will present her Liberated Theatre experimental scene installation at Vitrína Deniska on Monday 24th of October 2016.

Open call – PAF organizes the competition Other Visions SK

PAF Olomouc together with Kinečko magazine organizes, in 2016 for the very first time, the competition of Slovak moving images called Other Visions SK (Iné vízie). Submission deadline for the 1st year of Other Visions SK is September 30, 2016.

Tags:
2 LITR Programme went public

The second year of the LITR book fair, which is focused not only on authorial and artistic publications and their presentation, but also on phenomena related to the low-cost publication of books and magazines, will take place from Friday, 23 September to Sunday, 25 September 2016. Organised in cooperation with PAF. 

Moving images – three round-tables in GAMU, Prague

On Friday September 2 2016 three round-tables were held in GAMU, Prague, concerning issues related to moving images. Present were experts not only in curatorship, running galleries, the acquisition of art works and collection building, but also in the production and authorial creation of moving images of film and video. The themes for the tables were as follows:  Events, Galleries and Public Collections.

Nine years of Other Visions in GAMU

In collaboration with the curator Lenka Střeláková and Gallery AMU in Prague, PAF is opening the retrospective exhibition OTHER VISIONS CZ (2007-2015) that will present the past nine years of the competition and a total number of 90 videos by Czech artists this summer.

PROGRAMME OF THE EXHIBITION UPDATED (Tue 12 – Sat 16 July, 2016)

OTHER VISIONS ★ YOUTH ★ AT 4 ELEMENTS FESTIVAL

The Slovak summer festival known as 4 elements presented a selection of the Czech competition Other Visions CZ, which concerned the topic of youth. The block was introduced in Banská Štiavnica on Saturday, August 13 2016 by Marie Meixnerová. 

Tags:
LITR Book Fair of Authorial and Artistic Publications Open Call

LITR, a sales fair of authorial and artistic publications calls for independent publishers and artists who want to participate in its second edition, which will take place in Olomouc from Friday 23 to Sunday 25 September 2016. The deadline for the admission of applications for a stand is August 10 2016.

LITR was initiated and is co-organized by PAF.

 

Tags:
COMPETITION FOR PAF ACCREDITATIONS

PAF – The Festival of Film Animation and Contemporary Arts - organises a competition for subscribers to the PAF newsletter. Every day from the 1st of November 2016 to the start of the festival, we will draw one name from the list of subscribers, and that person will win a 4-day accreditation worth CZK 590; free admission to the whole festival.

Tags:
Pioneer Works presents PAF NEW YORK 2016

The third edition of the audiovisual festival organized by PAF (almost regularly) in New York City will take place at Thursday, Nov 10th – this year in Brooklyn.

Meshes of Despotism in Maribor

As part of the collaboration with the Slovenian festival StopTrick, Jiří Neděla, one of PAF’s programme managers, has prepared a screening block of Czech moving images concerned with the topic of propaganda. The works by approximately dozen of Czech authors will be introduced to the Slovenian audience at the end of October. 

Tags:
ZIEMBA’S (USA) CONCERT IN OLOMOUC

On Monday, 10th October, in the baroque Corpus Christi Chapel in Konvikt there was a concert by the New York-based musician and performer Ziemba, who introduced her debut album Hope Is Never. The event was organized by PAF and KVV.

PAF INTRODUCES ANIMALS AND MACHINES

Animals and Machines, the block of videos made by Dominik Gajarský and Roman Štětina, will be screened on October 1 2016 in London. The videos originated through the initiative of the Czech Centre and are screened with the support of the Czech Centre London, PAF Olomouc and LUX London.

Tags:
LITR at PechaKuchaNight Olomouc

On Friday September 9 2016 in the Olomouc cinema hall “Metropol”, the twelfth evening of PechaKucha took place to promote art and culture.  LITR – the book fair of authorial and artistic publication, co-organized by PAF, was also introduced.

Private Oasis in Vitrína Deniska

The Other Visions finalist (in 2009 as well as 2010) Lenka Žampachová presented her poetic installation Private Oasis on August 23 2016, at 6 pm, in Vitrína Deniska.

GLOBAL WARMING AND PAF AT ANIBAR FESTIVAL

In mid-August, Jiří Neděla, PAF programme manager, became a member of the jury at Anibar, Kosovo. For this festival he also arranged a block of animated films concerned with global warming.

Karel Císař curator of Other Visions CZ

Art theorist Karel Císař is the curator of the 10th year of the Other Visions CZ competition of the Czech moving image

OPEN CALL – OTHER VISIONS CZ 2016

PAF, the Festival of Film Animation and Contemporary Art, this year invited artists to submit their audiovisual artworks for the 10th edition of the competition of Czech moving images Other Visions.

The opportunity to submit audio visual works ended at October 10, 2016 (midnight).

Page 4 of 21
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

PAF activities in 2017 have been supported by: The Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic, State Cinematography Fund, The City of Olomouc, The Olomouc Region and International Visegrad Fund.

More in Partners