Get your own Picture
14-27 May 2017 Praque, Czech Republic.
EU Youth Exchange
“Get Your Own Picture” film workshop will again take place in Prague, Czech Republic.
The Get Your Own Picture Project unites 60 young people from Countries Czech Republic, Germany, Spain, Slovakia, Greece, Latvia, Turkey led by four team leaders. The underlying theme will be European Citizenship. With the different cultural contexts and different religious views, the participants will experience that there are still a lot of similarities among themselves.
We will work all together (Workshops: the theoretical basics of making movies; Camera, Editing, etc.) with international mixed mini groups (realizing film ideas relating to the topic “Europeanness” and shooting short films).
If you would like to know more information, or would like to comment on the above project please contact with us:
firstname.lastname@example.org or Lukáš Dumský
Who are the instructor?
Our non-profit organization works with young people since its very beginning in 2008 – long before it got its name and was officially created.
To keep improving our youth work, some of our members participate in international training courses within the Erasmus+ programme. In 2015 we managed to organize such a course in the Czech Republic focusing on the latest trends in the area of non-formal learning. In 2016 we held a similar one focusing on intercultural learning and we also took part in a youth exchange in High Tatras.
Kultur & Art Initiative e.V.
We are open-minded organization from Germany that has a lot of ideas, experience with managing youth projects / work camps and experienced members, which in cooperation together with other project partners could make and implement good quality project.
Who can apply to the workshop?
The workshop is aimed at youth 18-30 years old.
When is the workshop?
The workshop takes place every year four times in the EU countries and in Turkey.
How do I apply for the workshop?
Applicants should complete and submit the application form.
What is the content of the workshop?
“Get your own Picture” is a youth exchange in which 60 young people from the European countries meet and film their own short films together for 14 days. After learning something about the theories of making films they will be supported in transforming their ideas into practise and make an own film.
The main aim of the workshop?
The main aim is to give them an understanding of films as a medium for expression of opinion and participation. They will deal with the question of differences and similarities between the cultures and will go into detail with the youth’s interests. The young people will become aware of their shared historical roots and can experience interculturalism.
How can I improve myself during the workshop?
Workshop is a safe, playful, and educational environment where youth develop a deeper self-expression and self-awareness of themselves.
What does it cost to attend the workshop?
We do encourage donations and also ask for support in the form of voluntary membership.
Will workshop make use of such certificates?
The participants will receive a Youthpass at the end of the workshop to validate the competences acquired by the participants during their experiences abroad.
How can I get visa?
Kultur & Art is responsible write an invitation for getting the visas.
How to I get to the venue?
Kultur & Art gives handy tips for a safe journey of the participants. All participants can travel together.
What should I bring?
Your own personal stuff.
What about food?
Vegan, vegetarian and traditional.
Where will I sleep?
All participants will camp together. Kultur & Art will care for room and board.