Mentoring programme Céline Sciamma film screenings and masterclasses

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
300MCSPM credit 2 60 seminar hours (45 min) of instruction per semester, 5 to 15 hours of self-study English, Czech winter

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Course contents: screening of selected films by Céline Sciamma in the original language with Czech and/or English subtitles. Students will have the opportunity to watch the films, which will be analyzed in detail the following day as part of a masterclass with the director. Film copies from the Czech distribution will only be in the original version with Czech subtitles.

Date: 22. 11. 2022, Tuesday

Venue: Kino 35, Francouzský institut v Praze, Štěpánská 644/35, 110 00 Praha 1,

Time schedule:

09:30 Door open

10:00 Water Lilies (Naissance des pieuvres), 2007, 80 min., French, English subtitles

11:30 Girlhood (Bande de filles), 2014, 113 min., French, English subtitles

14:30 Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu), 2019, 121 min. French, Czech subtitles. Attention, the film is not English friendly.

17:00 Paris, 13th District (Les Olympiades), 2021, 105 min, francouzsky, české titulky. Attention, the film is not English friendly.

The program is subject to change.

Course contents: three masterclasses with Céline Sciamma on selected topics. The director will explain her own creative processes to the students, each masterclass will be moderated by selected students.

The Masterclass will be held in English.

Date: 23. 11. 2022, Wednesday

Venue: Studio FAMU, Reference screening room, 4th floor, Klimentska 4, Prague 1,

Time schedule:

09:30 Door open

10:00 – 12:00 Masterclass Céline Sciamma, moderated by Hana Neničková a Elvira Dulskaia: Image of discovering sexuality of teen girls in cinematography

13:30 – 15:00 Masterclass Céline Sciamma, moderated by Marie Jun: Writing by Oneself vs. Writing with/for Others.

15:30 – 17:00 Masterclass Céline Sciamma, moderated by Chen Yu Ying and Olivia Jimenez: Shedding Light on the Process: Evolution of the filmmaker, film language, and its content.

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The condition for credit enrollement is 100% participation on 22. 11. 2022 and 23. 11. 2022. In the case of screenings, 100% participation only applies to films shown with English subtitles.


Contact person: Andrea PETROVIČOVÁ,, +420 234 244 339

For film screenings at Cinema 35, French Institute in Prague, Štěpánská 644/35, 110 00 Prague 1, please bring your AMU card with you:

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