Café Europa: Photophobia
Guests: Ivan Ostrochovský (producer and co-director of the film Photophobia), Tomáš Bokor (SlovakAid), Petra Melikantová (People in Need – psychosocial help in communities), Marek Madro (psychologist, IPčko), hosted by Frederika Halászová.
On a cold February morning, twelve-year-old Niki and his family arrive at a metro station in Kharkiv to hide from the horrifying war raging in the streets of the city. For Niki’s family, daylight becomes synonymous with mortal danger… That’s the synopsis of the new Slovak film Photophobia, which stood out at the Venice Film Festival just a few weeks ago. In the discussion, we will take a closer look at how the experience of war affects the psyche of (not only) children, and what European institutions and organisations do about it.
The discussion will take place on 5.11., 18:30 in Slovak National Gallery after the screening of Photophobia at the same venue at 17:00.
Presentation of Mila Haugová’s Bibliophilly Stigma: písať
The new bibliophily edition by the Slovak Literary Centre looks at the writing of active authors and it will be opened by the poet Mila Haugová. It captures the creative process as an act of looking for oneself and forming the architecture of the inner world. Creation thus becomes a spiritual contribution to the originality …
Is there anybody out there? Culture must not be denied to anybody
Guests: Alexandra Tamásová (Slovak National Gallery – curator of modern and contemporary art collections), Annamária Koločaiová (social counsellor who provides counseling to both individuals and groups), Eva Križková (One World), hosted by Zuzana Golianová. In Slovakia, culture is frequently referred to as a luxury that only a select few can afford. For others, culture only …
Contact sound recording – the use of different microphone techniques
The aim of the workshop is to try and master the technique of contact sound sensing in practice. Characteristics and practical use of sound recording technology will be the main focus. Participants will familiarize themselves with professional recording technology, i.e., different types of microphones and accessories that will enable them to record mono, stereophonic and …