Through the eyes of a film director

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Visitors Artkino Metro in Trencin to 8 January 2016 a night of student films the Academy of Arts see three images of young filmmaker Elizabeth “Harry” Gavendová (TRAKT) that smiles and poetically through the camera captures the image of people and the environment, native Opatová near Trencin. A recent graduate of documentary production at the Academy of Arts in Banska Bystrica offers document about Aunt Katarina Cacková that weaves carpets, embroidered costumes, life does not lose optimism and actively participates in the cultural life Opatová Aunt Katarina. Fictional film Scarecrow portrait of uncle Ondrej, who has a passion for unconventional produced scarecrows in the poppy was filled with singing, firefighters and Opatovska a village culture. A trio of short films completed a fairytale story about a wheel less that introduced viewers into a fairy-tale village Habakuky. Image beyond said Harry was awarded Honorable Mention Golden Beggar 2011 and won the regional round of the festival CINEMA 2011. The director also boasts a prize Union of Slovak Television Creators and Literary Fund for Envirofilm 2012 Banská Bystrica and regional television prize at the International Film Festival TUR Ostrava 2012th

Evening student films is part of the project, which is the young face of the current film and documentary production. It is organized by Trencin Cultural Centre in cooperation with ArtKino Metro Trenčín and the Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica. Other film screening will take place on March 11, 2016.