At the jubilee 50th WorldFest-Houston, which took place from 21 to 30 April 2017 in the US state of Texas, the animated film First Snow, by our graduate Lenka Ivančíková, received the PLATINUM Remi Award in the "Student Film" category.

Students Filip Oberfalcer and Aleš Koutenský attended the Visegrad Film Forum in Bratislava, where they represented our school and introduced their films HEREC (directed by: F.Oberfalcer) and BENNY - short film (directed by M.Hruška). They discussed with the audience the differences between film schools and student productions.


The Czech Television´s show "Klíč" will introduce you the student of FAMO in Pisek - Kateřina Morozová. She was born with a rare condition which prevented her from moving. She controls all only by the mouth. Yet she dared to study to become the cutter and now awaits her final bachelor exam. 

Students from Film Schools in Pisek completed a feature film inspired by the poem Psychopompos written by the American writer - H. P. Lovercratf

More information plus photos here.

The rector of FAMO in Pisek, prof. Gabriel Švejda, handed the Rector´s Award to students Polina Kazakova and Lenka Ivančíková in the presence of television cameras. Rector awarded their achievements at film festivals and spreading the good name of the school. 


Friday 10.3. was a school Open Doors Day. Lot of people came, together with their parents and others who just wanted to look at the environment in which we teach filmmaking, see a professional film camera and talk with well-known pedagogues.




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