ACADEMIA FILM OLOMOUC
OLOMOUC 09:45 (UTC+2)
ACADEMIA FILM OLOMOUC

ACADEMIA FILM OLOMOUC

Information

77900 OLOMOUC, CZECH REPUBLIC

Activity

Film Festival

Distribution : Theatrical, CZECH REPUBLIC

Description

The international festival of science documentary films has been organised by Palacký University, Olomouc since 1966. In the course of the years, the small-scale private meeting has transformed into one of the biggest scientific events in Europe. It is the only festival in the Czech Republic, which provided a space for a get-together of such famous scientists as the theoretical physicist Lawrence M. Krauss and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins. Programme of the festival focuses on progressive factual films and documentary films, discussions and lectures exploring various hot topics. From research of distant planets, Earth’s oceans and global warming through the development of robotics and artificial intelligence all the way to the position of women in science and society or life online and addictions.