Amateur Film-Makers, Film Clubs and Professionals
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Welcome to an online lecture by Oleh Chorny "Amateur Film-Makers, Film Clubs and Professionals," which continues the cycle of video lectures "Amateur Film-Making: Stories of Visual Modes and Creative Practices."
When did the boom of amateur cinema begin' what equipment did amateur film-makers use; how and where did amateur film studios originate and work; who initiated, took care of, or managed this process? Were the amateurs somehow connected with the professional cinematic environment and how did the communication between them develop? After all, what were the difficulties faced by amateur film-makers in Soviet times and how did the experience of amateur film-makers affect the global film industry? You will be able to find out the answers to these questions and other details of the activity and life of amateur film-makers from the video lecture of a film director, a media artist and researcher, Oleh Chorny.
Video lectures created within the project "Society with a Movie Camera: History of Visual Modes and Creative Practices in Ukraine" supported by the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation.
The position of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation may not coincide with the opinion of the authors.