Fulldome Cinema


A new platform joins the 25th Minsk International Film Festival “Listapad” – Minsk Planetarium organizes the Fulldome Competition for the audience. The program, which is dedicated to an innovative direction in the cinematography, will present more than 20 motion pictures from different countries of the world, it includes popular scientific films, musical shows, animation for children of junior and senior school. The competition will be presented within the Industry Days Bel:Cinema. One can become a part of the unique for Belarus cinema event from 3rd to 4th November.

Minsk International Fulldome Festival will show the achievements and the technologies of one of the youngest and most perspective directions in the cinematography – Fulldome Cinema. With the help of the modern digital projectors, the audience will be able to become a part of a film, perceive the atmosphere and literally view it from every side. 

The image in this movie is displayed on the dome with a 360-degree overview. At the same time, the viewer has the opportunity to see the picture around him and gets a feeling of complete immersion in the visual space and atmosphere of the film. It is this unique format of film screening that is one of the most spectacular, and the fulldome films themselves open today new opportunities for creating interesting objects of intellectual property, popularizing science and developing innovative creativity in the field of culture and art.

Within two days, the Minsk Planetarium will show films from Russia, the Czech Republic, Ukraine, the USA, the Great Britain, France, China, Poland, Spain, Germany, Canada, Japan, Greece, and Belarus. More information is available on the official web site.

Q&A sessions with the creators, cinematographers’ presentations, workshops with cinema experts, astrophotography exhibitions, and demonstration of the modern achievements of Fulldome Cinema will take place in the Minsk Planetarium within the MIFF.