Stefan Huber und Katharina Mückstein © ÖFM/Sabine Maierhofer

School in the Cinema

For School Classes ranging from 5 to 18 years

Our "School in the Cinema" series invites pupils from the age of 5 to 18 years to experience film in its manifold ways: Originally started in 2002 as an initiative in the context of the EU Cinedays the program has been expanding and now encompasses over 100 different programs in four types of modules:

Lecture: Film educators and Film Museum employees design lectures on different historical and aesthetic aspects of film. Short films and film excerps are shown and discussed with the students.

In the Studio of ... : Filmmakers and artists ranging from director to actor to production designer conceptualize two-hour lectures to talk about their profession and passion.

Film-Talk: Contemporary films are shown in their original format and are followed by a discussion with the director.

Close-Up: A film is shown in its original format and language in the cinema and is analysed with the help of chosen sequences.

Cinema Next: Presentation of young cinema from Austria with conversations about the films as well as the different paths and possibilities that lead to making films.

The events are between 120 and 240 minutes long, entry is free. School classes have to register in writing to .

  




Classes 2017/18


Monday, October 9, 10 am to 12.30 pm
CINEMA NEXT Films by Jannis Lenz and Maria Luz Olivares Capelle (Michelle Koch and Dominik Tschütscher)
age 15 plus

Friday, October 13, 10 am to 1 pm
CLOSE-UP Punch-Drunk Love (Alejandro Bachmann)
age 15 plus

Wednesday, October 18, 10 am to 12.30 pm
LECTURE Manipulation and Cinema (Peter Huemer)
age 16 plus

Thursday, October 19, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE The Cinema as Political Space (Alejandro Bachmann)
age 15 plus

Monday, November 6, 10 am to 12.30 pm
LECTURE Manipulation and Cinema (Peter Huemer)
age 16 plus

Monday, November 13, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE Images in Time: Mise en scène (Stefan Huber)
age 15 plus

Wednesday, November 22, 10 am to 12.30 pm
FILM-TALK with Christin Veith: Relativ Eigenständig (Ö 2017)
age 12 plus

Wednesday, November 29, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE Gustav Deutsch's Pocket cinema: The Art of Repetition (Stefan Huber)
age 7 to 10

Thursday, November 30, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE Between the Images: Film and Comics (Reinhard Sockel)
age 15 plus

Monday, December 4, 10 am to 12.45 pm
FILM-TALK with Bernhard Braunstein: Atelier de Conversation (Ö/F/LI 2017)
age 14 plus

Wednesday, December 13, 9.30 to 11.30 am
LECTURE How Can a Cat be Taller than a Person? (Veronika Franz and Ursula Wolschlager)
age 8 to 11

Monday, December 18, 11 am to 13.30 pm
IN THE STUDIO WITH Michael Palm: Cinema Futures
age 15 plus

Thursday, December 21, 10 am to 12 pm
CLOSE-UP Drawing, Tinkering, Moving: Animation Film (Stefan Huber)
age 6 to 9

Thursday, January 11, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE Looking for the Real: Documentary Film (Stefan Huber)
age 11 to 14

Friday, January 12, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE Looking for the Real: Documentary Film (Stefan Huber)
age 7 to 10

Thursday, January 18, 10 am to 12 pm
LECTURE The Hero's Journey: From Ulysses to Skywalker (Andreas Eli)
age 13 to 17





Past semesters: Archive of folders (in German)