Tuesday 13.10.

Zelený obývák / The green living Room, 7 min / CZE, ENG | Zářící tma: Hotaru v noci / Brilliant Darkness: Hotaru in the Night, 12 min / CZE, ENG  | Cesta orlosupa bradatého do Grands Causses a jeho vypuštění do volné přírody / Bearded Vulture Release in Grands Causses, 15 min / CZE, ENG  | Bylo, nebylo na stromě / Once Upon a Tree, 15 min / CZE, ENG | Minuty z Krkonoš / Minutes from Krkonose 10 min / CZE

Discussion on the film: prof.Ing. Milan Lstibůrek, MSc. PhD., Prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Opatrný, CSc. prof. Ing. Vilém Podrázský, CSc.

Ruksak na vodu Paul / Waterbackpack PAUL, 7 min / CZE, GER | Zemědělství 2020 / Farming 2020, 2 min/ CZE, GER | Fermentace /  Ferment, 7 min / CZE, ENG | Jídlo s.r.o. – Slivovice / Food Ltd., 16 min / CZE | Slovník potravinového hrdiny / Dictionary of a Food Hero, 4 min / CZE, ENG | Zelený obývák / The Green Living Room, 7min / CZE, ENG | Něžné stroje Gentle Machines, 5 min / CZE

Jan Svatoš’s lecture on travellers Osa and Martin Johnson, photos from Kenya (the lecture is in English)

Press conference for the 10th anniversary of the World Ploughing Championship

Discussion on the film: director Lisa Heenan and screenwriter Darren Doherty

Imunologie plic / Immunology of the Lung, 5 min / CZE | Cílení léčiv - metabolismus nádorových buněk / Cancer Cell Metabolism, 6 min / CZE, ENF | Imunologie pokožky / Immunology of the Skin, 7 min / CZE, ENG | RNA Interference / RNA Interference, 5 min / CZE, ENG | Imunologie sliznice trávicí soustavy / Immunology of the Gut Mucosa, 7 min / CZE, ENG | Výzkum rostlin / Plant Research, 5 min CZE / ENG | Biotechnologické klastry: Rostlinná věda v Ghentu ve Flandrech v Belgii / Green Biotech Cluster: Plant Sciences in Gent, Flanders Belgium, 7 min / CZE, ENG | Výzkum roztroušené sklerózy: Geert van Loo - 1. Díl / MS Research by Geert van Loo: Episode 1, 3 min / CZE, ENG | Výzkum roztroušené sklerózy: Geert van Loo - 2. Díl / MS research by Geert van Loo: Episode 2, 9 min / CZE, ENG |

Discussin with Marin Schlossárek (UPOL, Maendeleo). Martin Schlossárek is the head of Maendeleo, an association which supports careful and effective farming methods used by farmers in Tanzania. They are convinced that agriculture is key for maintaining biodiversity.

Discussion on the film: director Michael Schwarz and producer Edward Gray

Veterinarians without Borders – a discussion with MVDr. David Nejedlo (head of the Liberec Zoo). “Healthy livestock, healthy people” Since its foundation Czech Veterinarians without Borders took on the activities of the project for rabies prevention in pastoral communities around lake Turkana in northern Kenya. In recent years the organisation has launched several other projects related to the Kenyan project as well as other new projects in the Czech Republic.

Discussion on the day’s topic “Farmer with no land”, hosted by Vratislava Janovská. A talk about the effect agriculture has on landscape with: Tomáš Franěk (podnikatel, zaměstnanec, farmář Jagava Permafarma Veselice), Ing. Miroslav Florián, Ph.D. (ředitel sekce zemědělských vstupů MZe, Vojtěch Sýkora (bio farmář Dobrá farma Máslovice), doc. Ing. Eva Cudlínová, CSc. (vedoucí Katedry regionálního managementu Ekonomické fakulty Jihočeské univerzity)

17 images of the disappearing world in Africa and today’s life in Seoul – one of the most dynamic metropolises in Asia RNDr. Hynek Adámek (*1962) A geographer, journalist and photographer. Since 2003 an editor for the Czech version of National Geographic. Member of the Living Africa (Živá Afrika) expedition to the equatorial and west Africa in 1994. Co-author of the book with the same title from 1996, together with Jiří Hanzelka and Miroslav Zikmund. In 2000 his Time is Africa’s Gift - Ethiopia (together with Pavel Mikeš) and in 2003 he and Jakub Havel published Iceland – the Harmony of Opposites). In 2010, Czechs in the Antarctic was published.

Discussion on the film - Mgr. Adéla Obračajová (Zoolog Zoo Ostrava) Diclofenac is a huge threat to vultures in Europe. It is highly toxic for the vulture, it causes accumulation of the uric acid in the body and kidney failure. Death occurs within two days. What’s diclofenac? Where can we find it? And is there an alternative? Yes, there is.

Programme highlights

awards 2015 official selection

LSFF 2015 Awards Ceremony  takes place 14th October 2015 at 5:55 p.m. in Klub C.

Tuesday 13.10.

15:30 Polyfaces, 92 min
17:05 Discussion on the film: director Lisa Heenan and screenwriter Darren Doherty

Tuesday 13.10.2015

15:30 Theory of everything: Marc van Montagu, 54 min / CZE, ENG
16:30 Lecture: Wim Grunewald (VIB department of Plant Systems Biology, Ghet University, Belgium)

Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources, Lecture Room A IV

Tuesday 13.10.2015

18:00 In Defense of Food, 116 min / CZE, ENG
Discussion on the film: director Michael Schwarz and producer Edward Gray

Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources, Lecture Room A IV

LSFF_jidlojeveda_web_main The Life Sciences Film Festival will expand this year with a weekend programme. In cooperation with the National Technical Library and the Dejvice Campus, there will be a “Food, There’s Science to It” afterparty at the weekend of 16th– 18th October. Food will be discussed, the best films on food from this as well as previous LSFFs will be screened and food will be also tasted. The film festival will join the Street Food Festival which will feed you on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th October.