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AFO festival of science documentary films shows we are all in this together- the question is where a

Academia Film Olomouc is one of the longest running film festivals in the Czech Republic. What is unique is that this festival, now in its 52nd year, focusses largely on science documentary films. The Future is Now is this year’s motto and it won’t be a surprise that films being screened examine both the promises but also potential risks in fields moving rapidly forward, such as robotics, bioengineering, nanotechnology and of course the big one - artificial intelligence.

 
 
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Ken Loach one of the main guests at…

Preparations are already in full swing for the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, which gets underway in the…

 
 
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Czech international conductor says…

Czech conductor Jakub Hrůša was recently appointed one of the two principal guest conductors at London's Philharmonia…

 
 
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St. Vitus Cathedral to get new pipe…

Prague’s famous St. Vitus Cathedral, a symbol of Czech statehood and home to the Czech crown jewels, is to get a very…

 
 
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Czech “Mona Lisa” on sale at Prague…

Twice a year Prague’s New Town Hall hosts the city’s biggest Antique Fair. This year´s spring edition of the…

 
 
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Mr Cimrman goes to Washington…

The Prague-based Cimrman English Theatre is taking their successful and very funny production of The Stand-In (Záskok…

 
 
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Romany rapper Radek Banga to receive…

Romany singer Radek Banga is to receive the František Kriegel Award for civic courage, handed out annually by the…

 
 
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Acquisition fund to help galleries…

The government has approved Culture Ministry plans to provide tens of millions of crowns in state funds for largely…

 
 
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A day in the life of a Neolithic woman

The discovery of the remains of a Neolithic settlement on Czech soil in 2001 led to years of painstaking research. Now…

 
 
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London-based design studio picks up…

The London-based Studio deFORM, run by two young Czech designers Václav Mlynář and Jakub Pollág, has been voted the…

 
 
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Czech conductor makes dream come true…

Czech conductor Jakub Hrůša has made a dream come true after being been appointed one of the two principal guest…

 
 
 
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