Centrul Astra Film


Astra Film Festival

Aurora: Lights of Wonder

Kwon O Chul,  South Korea 2016 29'

Film Presentation:
Filmed on location in Yellowknife, Canada, this is a documentary that presents the viewers with the unique chance to experience the Aurora Borealis as if they were there, thanks to the pioneering work of astrophotographer Kwon O Chul. The film does not feature the typical time-lapse images, but instead: highresolution, hemispherical video recorded in real-time with a special low-light camera system that captures the subtle detail, colours, dynamism and beauty of the Aurora. In addition, scientific explanations and beautiful art work about the legend of the Aurora are featured throughout the movie.
Film's Website: www.aurorawonder.com
Director's Bio-Filmography:
Kwon O Chul is an astrophotographer; a specialist in photography of celestial phenomena. He lives in Seoul, has been taking pictures of solar activity for more than 24 years and is regarded as one of the most reputable astro-photographers in Korea.
Monday 17.10.2016 20:00, FULL-DOME
Tuesday 18.10.2016 17:15, FULL-DOME
Wednesday 19.10.2016 17:15, FULL-DOME
Thursday 20.10.2016 17:15, FULL-DOME
Friday 21.10.2016 17:15, FULL-DOME
Sunday 23.10.2016 17:15, FULL-DOME
Tuesday 18.10.2016 21:30, FULL-DOME
Wednesday 19.10.2016 21:30, FULL-DOME
Thursday 20.10.2016 21:30, FULL-DOME
Friday 21.10.2016 21:30, FULL-DOME
Sunday 23.10.2016 21:30, FULL-DOME
Saturday 22.10.2016 17:15, FULL-DOME
Saturday 22.10.2016 21:30, FULL-DOME
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