How to create a Science Film? Apply for 8th Camp 4Science, the International training event for Science Documentary Films!

Camp 4Science project focuses on professional filmmakers and scientific specialists who come to develop new science-oriented projects as well as work on popularising science as such.

Camp 4Science project focuses on professional filmmakers and scientific specialists who come to develop new science-oriented projects as well as work on popularising science as such.

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Science through Lens of Film Optics – Submit Your Movie for Festival Competition

Each year, AFO hosts the film competition. Our dramaturgy team selects the best out of the thousands submitted films and these will make it to the festival screens and reach the festival audience. The winner will also receive EUR 2000.

Each year, AFO hosts the film competition. Our dramaturgy team selects the best out of the thousands submitted films and these will make it to the festival screens and reach the festival audience. The winner will also receive EUR 2000.

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AFO Cinema to Screen Photon – Quantum Fairytale about World’s Origins

Choosing to show the development of the universe and the human race within one feature film is a creative challenge. Two distinct filmmakers have worked on this task for many years. Therefore, we were able to see two ambitious and strongly authorial films with similar artistic concepts shortly after one another – Voyage of Time: Life’s Journey (2016) from Terrence Malick and Photon (2017) from the Polish artist Norman Leto.

Choosing to show the development of the universe and the human race within one feature film is a creative challenge. Two distinct filmmakers have worked on this task for many years. Therefore, we were able to see two ambitious and strongly authorial films with similar artistic concepts shortly after one another – Voyage of Time: Life’s Journey (2016) from Terrence Malick and Photon (2017) from the Polish artist Norman Leto.

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#AFO53 poster is the best festival poster of 2018!

The competition for the best poster of the 22nd Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival already has its winner! At the yesterday’s festival closing ceremony, the poster by the graphic designer Radim Měsíc and photographer Ondřej Hruška won the competition.

The competition for the best poster of the 22nd Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival already has its winner! At the yesterday’s festival closing ceremony, the poster by the graphic designer Radim Měsíc and photographer Ondřej Hruška won the competition.

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Eyes like Hawks and Ringside Seats to the World Show. AFO Cinema to Screen Earthflight 3D

Each of us has at least once dreamt of viewing the world from the bird´s eye perspective. The revolutionary film Earthflight made by the masters of the documentary from BBC will take your breath away with its artful 3D footage. Along with the director and ornithologist John Downer, you will join the migratory birds in their fascinating journey across five continents.

Each of us has at least once dreamt of viewing the world from the bird´s eye perspective. The revolutionary film Earthflight made by the masters of the documentary from BBC will take your breath away with its artful 3D footage. Along with the director and ornithologist John Downer, you will join the migratory birds in their fascinating journey across five continents.

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AFO Cinema invites you to the premiere of First Man in Metropol Cinema!

The cinematic flights to the Moon have taken various forms over the hundred years of cinematography history. Georges Méliès, the pioneer of silent film, created his fantastic vision of our natural satellite in A Trip to the Moon back in 1902. On 24 July 1969, the dream of landing on the Moon has become a reality. 

The cinematic flights to the Moon have taken various forms over the hundred years of cinematography history. Georges Méliès, the pioneer of silent film, created his fantastic vision of our natural satellite in A Trip to the Moon back in 1902. On 24 July 1969, the dream of landing on the Moon has become a reality. 

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#AFO53 has become a manifestation of Earth and ocean conservation. 7105 spectators attended.

The international festival of science documentary films Academia Film Olomouc (AFO) gave 7 awards and 3 certificates of merit. The audience was touched by the emotional biography Jane about the legendary, exceptionally brave biologist and expert on chimpanzees’ behaviour Jane Goodall in the production of National Geographic.

The international festival of science documentary films Academia Film Olomouc (AFO) gave 7 awards and 3 certificates of merit. The audience was touched by the emotional biography Jane about the legendary, exceptionally brave biologist and expert on chimpanzees’ behaviour Jane Goodall in the production of National Geographic.

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Make a future with us! We are launching AFO stars for 2019

Máte chuť stát se nepostradatelnou součástí společenské akce, která fascinuje vzděláváním? Pak je tu možnost individuálního dárcovství pro Academia Film Olomouc – festivalu, který z vědy dělá strhující podívanou. 

Máte chuť stát se nepostradatelnou součástí společenské akce, která fascinuje vzděláváním? Pak je tu možnost individuálního dárcovství pro Academia Film Olomouc – festivalu, který z vědy dělá strhující podívanou. 

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