ARRI activities at Camerimage 2018

ARRI is looking forward to Camerimage 2018 in Bydgoszcz, Poland this mid-November. Below are the full details of ARRI´s events and activities at this year’s festival of cinematography.

The 26th anniversary of Camerimage takes place from November 10 – 17, 2018 in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Once again, ARRI is attending and supporting the international film festival dedicated to the art of cinematography.

ARRI will be showcasing the latest developments for moviemakers, including camera systems, lighting, and accessories, as well as exclusive lens and camera options by ARRI Rental. In addition, ARRI is hosting an ARRI Academy seminar on its cine lenses, lens mounts, and filters. ARRI is supporting a panel discussion, led by cinematographer Oliver Stapleton BSC and including other renowned DPs such as Philippe Rousselot ASC, AFC, Seamus McGarvey ASC, BSC, Amy Vincent ASC, and others, titled “Any Questions,” where selected audience members have the chance to pose their questions. The ARRI Academy Master Class this year will be moderated by cinematographer James Laxton and will feature the latest in large-format digital capture technology. Join us at the ARRI Big Screen Experience for a special screening of our current showreels and immerse yourself in ARRI’s latest technology. Specially cut for Camerimage 2018, ARRI will also be premiering the documentary “Moving Pictures: Filmmakers and the Art of Cinematography,” featuring interviews with Matthew Libatique ASC, Roger Deakins ASC, BSC, Rachel Morrison ASC, and many more. Furthermore, ARRI is hosting a number of networking events by invitation only.

Below are the full details of ARRI´s events at this year´s Camerimage which are publicly accessible with festival badges:

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Getting to know your frontline
An ARRI Academy seminar on Cine Lenses, Lens Mounts, and Filters

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Seminar Room
Opera Nova

Join us for an overview of ARRI’s unrivalled collection of color-matched cine lenses, our precision lens mounts, and our popular external FSND filter. Get to know the production benefits behind these products that go beyond just visually stunning images. Direct audience interaction will be encouraged via a Q&A session.

Senior Trainer & Consultant Digital Workflow Solutions at ARRI, Florian Rettich, will lead the seminar.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Any Questions?
A panel discussion led by DP Oliver Stapleton BSC

3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Seminar Room
Opera Nova

“Any Questions?” is a panel devoted to what you, the attendees, have always wanted to ask a cinematographer but never had the chance. Send your question in ahead of time to and, if selected, you will have the chance to ask your question at the seminar. The panel will include a diverse mix of cinematographers led by DP Oliver Stapleton BSC.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
ARRI’s Big Screen Experience
Enlarge your Vision: A truly cinematic event showcasing ARRI Camera System showreels

6:15 – 7 p.m.
Main Auditorium
Opera Nova

Experience the variety, the beauty, and the power of images captured with ARRI first hand via the latest productions. From Hollywood blockbusters, to haunting wildlife documentaries, from international political thrillers to upbeat commercials, ARRI’s seasonal showreels stand as a tribute to the work of some of the industry’s finest practitioners.

Immerse yourself in breathtaking imagery with this special screening of ARRI’s showreels

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Moving Pictures: Filmmakers and the Art of Cinematography
7:15 – 9:30 p.m.
Documentary Screening Room
Opera Nova

This documentary film, specially edited for Camerimage, draws on just some of the more than 200 video interviews ARRI conducted with cinematographers, directors, lighting technicians, inventors, and historians over the past few years. They speak about their passion for telling stories, their love of film, and their individual experiences in the industry.

Thursday, November 15, 2018
ARRI Academy Master Class
How to master large-format digital capture with cinematographer James Laxton

11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Workshop Centre
University of Economy, building M

Discover and test the beauty and capabilities of digital full-format capture with world-class cinematographer James Laxton. Together with ARRI product managers and lighting experts, this master class offers a thorough introduction into ARRI’s large-format camera system options while exposing participants to various insights of
full-format image composition.

Scene from Laxton’s latest release: “If Beale Street Could Talk.”

Pre-registration is required for this Master Class.

For more information about Camerimage, including a full program and registration details, visit the Camerimage website.