Agata Hofelmajer-Roś

member of the Council

Uniwersytet Jagielloński graduate, finished a degree in Cultural knowledge with additional faculty in education. Since 2008 roku works professionally in cinematic education area. First step was coordination of movie festivals such as WATCH DOGS and KillOFF. Since she started working in Silesian Filmoteka she also runs workshops for teachers and educators. In 2012 co-created a long-term educational strategy for Silesia Film Institution. One of its results was activities for children in age between 5 to 12, within KAKADU programme being held in Kosmos Movie theater in Katowice. Consecutive elements of the strategy was realisation of professional workshops from knowledge about moviemaking ,,Animatikon”, ,,DOCąd”, ,,Fabuła-Akcja”. Also concerned in expanding international cooperation of her institution through implementation international educational projects for children using national cinematic heritage within the projects ,,Animation in Action” and Międzynarodowe Wymiany Młodzieżowe program from Erasmus + while organising ,,Like in a Czech’s Movie”. Apart from works being held with Filmoteka Śląska conducts independent workshops for instructors in the field of movie education, organises classes in Miejskie Ośrodki Kultury(Wadowice, Miasteczko Śląskie, Gliwice) during film festivals (Zlin Film Festival). Chairwoman of Fundacja dla Filmu i Fotografii, which cooperates with Czytelnia Sztuki in Gliwice with organising and implementing photographic workshops for children and teenagers.