• AFF 2013 - Soiree s Robertom Vanom | Soiree with Robert Vano

  • AFF 2013 - Ulrich Seidl, držiteľ ocenenia Zlatá kamera | Ulrich Seild, The Golden Camera awarded

  • AFF 2013 - Barbora Bobulova, držiteľka ocenenia Hercova misia | Barbora Bobulova, The Actor´s Mission awarded

  • AFF 2013 - režisér víťazného filmu Hodiny harmónie - Emir Bajgazin | director Emir Bajgazin and his award Blue Angel for Best Film - Harmony Lessons

  • AFF 2013 - Trenčianske Teplice

  • AFF 2013 - Otvárací ceremoniál | Opening ceremony

  • AFF 2013 - Otvárací ceremoniál | Opening ceremony in Trenčín

  • AFF 2013 - Trenčianske Teplice

  • AFF 2013 - Martin Huba, držiteľ ocenenia Hercova misia a Juraj Herz, držiteľ ocenenia Zlatá kamera | The Actor´s Mission Award for actor Martin Huba and The Golden Camera Award for director Juraj Herz

  • AFF 2013 - Martin Huba, držiteľ ocenenia Hercova misia | Martin Huba, The Actor´s Mission awarded

  • AFF 2013 - Lucia Satinská | Tribute to Július Satinský, his daughter Lucia with award

  • AFF 2013 - víťazi s riaditeľom festivalu Petrom Náglom | winners of 21.edition with Festival director Peter Nágel

  • AFF 2013 - Trenčín

  • AFF 2013 - Barbora Bobulova, držiteľka ocenenia Hercova misia | Barbora Bobulova, The Actor´s Mission awarded

  • AFF 2013 - Kinematograf, Mierové námestie, Trenčín

  • AFF 2013 - Otvárací ceremoniál, trio BonBon | Opening ceremony, trio BonBon

  • AFF 2013 - Záverečný ceremoniál v Trenčianskych Tepliciach | Final red-carpet ceremony in Trenčianske Teplice

Art Film Fest acknowledges winners, Kazakh film Harmony Lessons triumphs

28.06.2013

Wednesday marked the end of the 21st Art Film Fest, held from 21 to 26 June in Trenčianske Teplice and Trenčín. At the final red-carpet ceremony, the creators of the prizewinning films accepted their awards.Art Film Fest’s grand prize, the Blue Angel for Best Film, went to Harmony Lessons from Kazakh director Emir Baigazin. Telling the story of a boy who risks his own downfall to resist violence, the film is a protest against the growing brutality of public life. The five-member international...


I roam the world with open eyes

26.06.2013

“I don’t make controversial films,” says director Ulrich Seidl, who will accept the Golden Camera at Art Film Fest today. In his view, it’s more that he depicts subjects many people find unpleasant, and that is what leads to controversy.You used to be a primarily documentary filmmaker. How did you end up focusing more on fiction films?Even in my earlier films, I always crossed the line between documentary and fiction. Though for me, the most important thing is that I can make films freely. Does...


It depends on friendship between actor and director

25.06.2013

The highest form of communication is mutual silence, says Martin Huba. Today he’ll be the latest to receive the Actor’s Mission Award, and a plaque bearing his name will join those of other laureates in Festival Park. In Huba’s view, theatre directing has made him a more disciplined actor.What’s the difference between acting onstage and onscreen?I like to use the following comparison: a theatre performance is essentially a three-hour film shot. After an actor rehearses a theatre production for...