Summer Film Festival 4 Elements

Practical info


The price for your 18th Summer Film Seminar 4 Elements accreditation purchased via the accreditation system is €22. When buying the tickets at the door, the price is €25. You can buy the accreditation simply via the Inviton portal and choose between various payment methods: bank transfer, payment card, or internet banking. We DO NOT refund the accreditation, but you can pass it to the other participant. You can then exchange the ticket purchased via Inviton for a ticket wristband in the accreditation centre located in the interiour of Kino Akademik in Banská Štiavnica. For the duration of the event, the office will be at your service always 30 minutes before the first screening and 30 minutes after the last screening starts. The audience capacity is 120 seats. We will keep you updated on the number of the remaining seats. 



The accreditation guarantees entrance to all the screenings and accompanying events. We kindly ask the participants with accreditation to come to the Akademik Cinema ten minutes before the screening. Otherwise, we may not be able to guarantee admission.

The participants without the accreditation can buy single entrance tickets 10 minutes before the screening if there are free seats in the cinema. The price for the screening in the Akademik Cinema, Amphitheatre, Cultural Centre and the football stadium is 3.50 €, the price for the screening and the concert in The Old Castle is 6 €. The price for each screening of the 4 Elements for Kids is 1.5 € for kids younger than 15 years old. 

It is strictly forbidden to bring glass bottles to the screenings and events of 4 Elements!
It is forbidden to enter the screening room of the Akademik Cinema, the Cultural Centre, to the Amphitheatre and the Football Stadium with a dog!
You are not allowed to smoke in the Amphitheatre! 



The festival participants can lodge in several accommodation facilities in Banská Štiavnica, the complete list of accommodation facilities can be accessed at the website of Banská Štiavnica region. From low cost facilities we recommend Scouthouse (Hostel St Juraj) and Student Dormitory of Secondary School specialized in Forestery. 

Scouthouse (Hostel St Juraj): +421 905 382 885,

Student Dormitory: 045/69115-11, 12, 



To keep drinking water in case, especially in the hot wheater.

To wear warm clothes for evening screenings and equip with blankets, because the weather in Banská Štiavnica is treacherous and nights are cold.

To keep it clean. Instead of polluting screening areas and accompanying events with trash, rather throw it to the nearest rubbish bin. It is never too far away and anyone of staff will direct you with pleasure.

To ask – the one who asks, learns a lot.

To have fun, to watch and to think.

For refreshment facilities we recommend the following:

Art Café, Akademická 2

Archanjel, Radničné námestie 10/B

Gavalier, Námestie sv. Trojice 18/14

Teahouse Klopačka, A. Sládkoviča 7

Restaurant Monarchia, A. Sládkoviča 2

Delivery: BS Streetfood (Remeselnícka 17) - 0907 487 174



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