Festival Cestou necestou is becoming more and more popular and this time it will happen also in Žilina for the first time. Visitors will have a possiblity to hear 16 authentic and inspirational presentations which will show more or less remote parts of the world from the perspective of travel adventurers.
Saturday 22nd November
14.00 Michal Knitl [...]
This year focused on illustration in children´s ateliers is comming to its end and this weekend symposium will close the year of working on this topic.
It was arranged that the symposium would be guided by members of illustration association Napoli from Czech Republic which focuses on illustration and design. Finally the authors cant come but [...]
Selection from exhibition Nový zlínsky salón 2014
Friday 21st November 2014, 6 pm, Nová synagóga
Selection of czech contemporary art where you can find pieces of Adéla Babanová, Mark Ther, Jiří Thýn, Igor Korpaczewski and others. The exhibition is created in cooperation with Regional Gallery of Fine Arts in Zlín thanks to shared project supported from European fond of regional development Programme of transnational cooperation CZ-SK 2007- 2013 it was [...]
First feature film of german director Martin Persiel is a dynamic and lithe ode on contrasocial revolt of young people and nearly prohibited sport - skating in communist NDR. Director works with archive materials shot on 8 mm camera. Persiel´s piece follows three friends from their childhood in 70s till their defiance in 80s and [...]
How the Fall of Iron Curtain Changed Europe?
discussion with Jozef „Danglár“ Gertli and Anton Šulík / Film Café Európa
Thursday 20th November 2014, 6 pm
Was it possible to live freely during socialism (before 1989)? How was the situation through the lens of students and young people who are in their fifties today? What influence did the fall of communism have on European Union? The guests of discussion of Juraj Kušnierik are Jozef „Danglár“ Gertli, painter, illustrator, caricaturist and [...]
Dirty, that´s the meaning of the word „xafoo” in Svahili and also a name for project of Mikoláš Chadima (MCH Band, ex-Extempore) the icon of czech alternative music and slovak experimenter Július Fujak (ex-Teória odrazu, ex-Otras, NE:BO:DAJ). An Interplay of Chadima´s saxophone and guitar and Fujak´s bassguitar and piano is complemented by visual creation of [...]
Fascinating story based on strong universal plot and exceptional director´s work with not just human but also animal actors. White God is a modern version of Lassie and the main character of the film is a lady dog Hagen. This dog belongs to little Lilly whose father decides to cash the dog out to the [...]
Preßburger Klezmer Band prepared an unique music-dance project called SOUTH! where they present a fusion of folklore minorities living in south Slovakia but also culture of Balkans and Mediterranean with the influence of klezmer (folk music of east european Jews). Project builds on succesful project EAST! from 2013 which presented music-dance fusion of jewish folklore [...]
Another discussion evening with Fedor Blaščák and artist Michal Moravčík, who tries to find regional actors of Velvet Revolution in his research. “On Local Level” is a voice collection of leaders from November 1989.
Presentation and discussion will be a part of cycle Memory Kontrol and accompanying event to exhibition of Dan Perjovschi Sellected News at [...]
Young, energic but also not so well known and mysterious. We have plenty of opinions about Kosovo in Slovakia but we dont know much about it. However we can change this in October! „This is Kosovo!“ is a project, where the visitiors of 4 Slovak cities (Bratislava, Trenčín, Žilina and Košice) can see photo exhibition, [...]
Po.hlave – Movies from International Documentary Festival Jihlava
Tuesday 11th November 2014, 5 pm and 8 pm
17.00 Plán + Papagáj Babash
Prague is facing a new challenge of a new territorial plan. During the planning the interests of private developers, inhabitants and politics became to be in conflict. Screenwriter, photographer and writer Benjamin Tuček maped the changes, fights, reactions and other stuff during last six years. Time lapse documentary draws the image [...]
- Ginger Vegan Sunday
Sunday 9th October 2014, 5 pm
- Haliganda Theatre: Fairytale machine
theatre for kids
Saturday 8th November 2014, 3 pm and 5 pm
- Lucia Kašiarová, Peter Machajdík: AREA
Thursday 6th November 2014, 7 pm
- New Musical Pieces for Choir
concert / Choir Technik STU
Wednesday 5th November 2014, 7 pm, Nová synagóga