Online Workshop for directors and cinematographers – Tutor Sławomir Idziak

We will discuss the problems and solutions concerning visual dramaturgy during the six online sessions, which is so rarely the subject school’s interest. The course will be based on the film Gattaca, directed by Andrew Niccol. The film starred Uma Thurman, Etan Hawke, Jude Law was my entry in high budget Hollywood movies. Gattaca selection […]

The 16th edition of the Film Spring Open Workshop is starting in less than a week!

For the 16th time we invite all audiovisual authors to participate in the Film Spring Open Workshop, which will take place between October 12 and 21, 2021. Here is our programme. The heart of the festival are thematic groups led by renowned artists and technicians. Film Scriptwriting Group It will be mentored by Jagoda Szelc, […]

Check the Prototype of Innovative Mobile Virtual Film Studio

The Film Spring Open Foundation has developed a Mobile Virtual Studio, which aims to eliminate the green screen technique. Our Virtual Studio is based on rear projection and gives the possibility to introduce camera movement into the projected virtual background. Such a solution allows us to combine the background with acting in real-time. Contrary to […]

Slawomir Idziak will lead New Green Production Model Group

Thanks to the support of the PZU Foundation, this year we invite you to participate in the New Green Model Production Group which will be led by prof. Sławomir Idziak. Classes will be accompanied by a lecture by Ewa Puszczyńska, producer of the Oscar-winning “Ida” movie and Oscar-nominated “Cold War” movie. The work of the […]

Learn about ecology and come to Green Film Open discussion panel at Film Spring Open 2019

The innovative discussion panel  Green Film Open – The ecology in the film will take a place at Film Spring Open 2019 on 19.10.2019, with special guests attending: Benoît Ruiz (scientist from France), director Jagoda Szelc (“Tower. A Bright Day”, “Monument”), Sławomir Idziak (DOP). The panel is supported by our partners: Rzeszów Regional Development Agency […]

Film Summer Masterclass in Görlitz

Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, University of Arts in Poznan and Film SPring Open Foundation once again bring up together Goerlitz project which will take place from 28.08 to 07.09.2019. During this year’s Film Summer Masterclass, students will be supervised by prof. Peter Badel, prof. Andrzej Florkowski and prof. Sławomir Idziak to produce a film […]

Crossing the borders. Summer Masterclass

Cinebus zaparkowany w Ostródzie

The Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, the Film School in Lodz (PWSFTviT ) and Film Spring Open Foundation have joined their efforts and expertise to create a joint project across the borders. The result of this cooperation is The Summer Masterclass during which students from both of the film schools will produce a film using […]

The second team – how to speed work without losing in quality control.

Plan zdjęciowy podczas Plenerów Film Spring Open

The American system of production of high-budget films is based on two teams. The production is based on the assumption that the most valuable time on the set is the period when the actors cast in the main roles (stars) appear on the set. Due to the star-sized fees, the crew can’t afford to shoot […]