The Macabre World of Lavender Williams will be screened as part of the Student Etudes Panoram, a showcase of student films from around the world, at the Plus Camerimage 2009 in Lodz, Poland.
Festival Dates: November 28-December 5, 2009
The International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography PLUS CAMERIMAGE is the greatest and most recognized festival dedicated to the art of cinematography and its creators – cinematographers. It is held annually in Lodz, the second biggest city in Poland, the capital of the Polish cinema. PLUS CAMERIMAGE contributes to the growth of cinematographers’ prestige. The unconventional format of the Festival, which awards films according to their visual, aesthetic and technical values, has turned out to be an alternative for traditional film festivals. As all our guests emphasize - PLUS CAMERIMAGE is unique. The Festival proves to be a great forum not only for presentation but also for further development of international moviemaking. PLUS CAMERIMAGE helps young filmmakers and integrates the community of those already recognized, allowing them to explore new artistic areas.
Apart from the Main Competition , the Festival also contains other events such as Student Etudes Competition, Documentary Films Competition, Music Videos Competition, Plus Camerimage Market, Plus Camerimage Forum, Polish Films Competition, special screenings and premieres, various reviews, retrospectives, meetings and also accompanying events such as art exhibitions and music performances.
Many professional filmmakers and film school students from around the world are attracted to the festival by the numerous seminars and workshops organized in the Festival Centre and in professional film studio of the OPUS FILM company, led by the greatest modern cinematographers, directors and other filmmakers. Various presentations of modern film equipment and of the latest production and postproduction technologies (both, traditional and digital) are also an inherent and a very attractive aspect of the Festival. They have been organized with co-operation of companies such as Arri, Panavision, P+S Technik, Filmgear, Sachtler, Litepanels, K5600, Finnlights, Floatcam Pro, Mbs, J.L.Fisher, Sony and Digital Lab . All this provides an opportunity for global forum where cinematographers can discuss issues and share their knowledge, experience and ideas.
PLUS CAMERIMAGE is an extraordinary event where art and technology meet creating a unique and unforgettable atmosphere. Feel more than welcome to join us!