Kino Praha 2013



Do you want to shoot films in Prague? Do you want to meet film makers from all over the world and make new friends? Do you want to be a film star for a while? Do you want to see your film on the silver screen Prague’s coolest club? Do you want to experience a little bit of pressure while shooting your film in 60 hours? Do you want to have an unforgettable experience and have it memorialized in film forever? If so…

Register for the third edition of international film workshop and festival Kino Kabaret Praha 2013 which will take place 14-20 September at Prague’ s DIVUS GALLERY (Bubenská 1, Prague 7). Divus gallery will serve as a production meeting place, base for postproduction and also screening place of the freshly made films in 2 x 60 hours.

Kino Kabaret is opened for all DIRECTORS, DOPs, SOUND ENGINEERS, ACTORS, EDITORS, SCREENWRITERS, MUSIC COMPOSERS & MUSICIANS, MAKE-UP ARTISTS, ART DIRECTORS, VFX, ASSISTANTS and anyone who is interested to take part in filmmaking!

#3 Kino Kabaret in Prague:
 14. September 2012 (MON) > 20. September 2012 (SAT)

The Kino Kabaret will be divided into 2 Sessions, each with an approximate duration of 60  hours (3 days). 

The Kinolab will be also opened to the public during Kino Kabaret. The visitors of DIVUS Gallery or café can also join the shooting if they will feel like. Please label and handle your equipment with care, as we cannot be responsible for damage or loss/theft.

Please, bring your own equipment for film production (camera, notebook with editing software, sound equipment, tripods etc.).  Some basic equipment will be provided by the organizers (Mac stations for editing, sound equipment).
The kino lab is provided with piano, projector, wi-fi and lock room for your equipment.

The language for communication is ENGLISH.


Even though, Kinolab will be opened 24/7, you can NOT sleep in the kinolab (only napping in couch), but we will try to provide you as many couches at the organizer’ s, Czech participant’s, friend’s places as possible. If you are member of  or have friends in Prague or have any other possibilities, please try to find  the accommodation yourself. We also arrange cheap and simple accommodation at HOSTEL for 7 EUR/night (3-5 people in the rooms) within the walkable distance to the kinolab (8 minutes) – see map.


You can buy drinks and snacks at the kinolab – bar open from 10:00- 00:00.

Breakfast will be served for FREE each morning in the kinolab.


September 13 (FRI):

Arrival of participants / Preparations in kinolab (afternoon)

19:00 Welcome drink at Divus – you can also register and meet with other participants – we recommend you to come if you are in Prague already!

1st Session

September 14 (SAT):

10:00-11:00 – Accreditation of participants in Divus, breakfast

11:00-12:00 – Introduction of the Kino Kabaret team and of the participants, film scripts and ideas presentation, and creating film crews

12:00-? – Shooting

September 15 (SUN):

breakfast in the kinolab, all day shooting and post production in Divus (access to the kinolab all nigh long so you can edit all night)

September 16 (MON):

breakfast in the kinolab, postproduction in Divus

18:00 deadline for  the exported films (please handle the films to the organizers)

20:00 public screening at Divus

2nd Session

September 17 (TUE):

10:00-12:00 – Accreditation of new participants in Divus, breakfast, film scripts and ideas presentation and creating film crews

12:00-? – Shooting

September 18 (WED):

breakfast in the kinolab, all day shooting and post production in Divus (access to the kinolab all nigh long so you can edit all night)

September 19 (THU):

post production in Divus

18:00 deadline for  the exported films (please handle the films to the organizers)

20:00 public screening at Divus

23:00 After-party (DJs)

September 20 (FRI):

-morning: cleaning the kinolab

19:00 SPECIAL SCREENING – showcase of Kino kabaret films from various kinocells – RESTAURNT PRAŽAN


Directors are free to produce any genre: fiction, documentary, animation, experimental films. All films should have ENGLISH subtitles and include the sponsor slot at the end of each produced film. The length should be between 1-10 minutes (because of the length of the screening – there will be about 20-30 film projects per session). Those directors who wish to produce longer film (10-20 minutes) and will need the whole duration of Kino Kabaret, please check this option in the registration form.


You can apply  until the capacity of the workshop is full (max. 80 participants). The registration form is HERE. Your name will appear on this LIST OF PARTICIPANTS after you agree in the registration form that your name could appear on the list (we accept first 80 people).

The participation fee is 500 CZK (20 EUR) per one 3-day session or 900 CZK (35 EUR) for the whole week and it includes free breakfast and refreshments, free entrance to the special screening on 20 September and arrangement of accommodation. You can apply either for one or both, but we prefer people who register for both sessions. People receiving a travel grant will pay 5 EUR administration fee.

Please pay the fee upon arriving to the Kino Lab at the registration desk.



*The partners of the Kino Kabaret Praha 2013 are: Divus Galery, NISI MASA, Youth In Action, Deutsch-tsechischer Zukunftsfonds