Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Hollywood Set For Cine Gear

News Image
Cine Gear Expo 2014 – Los Angeles is set for June 5 – June 8, 2014 at The Paramount Studios in the heart of Hollywood, California, USA.

The Cine Gear Film Series and Competition starts the jam packed weekend with the screenings of three Features, five Student and five Independent Short finalists on Thursday, June 5 in The Screening Room #5. The winners in each category will be announced and crowned at the Awards Party on Friday night June 6 at The Paramount Theater and Paseo Grounds.
Acclaimed Cinematographer, Adam Greenberg, ASC, Oscar nominated Director of Photography who lensed such blockbusters as Three Men and a Baby, Ghost and Terminator 2: Judgment Day will be this year's recipient of The Cine Gear Expo Cinematography Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Cine Gear Expo 2014 Technical Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Mr Andres Valles and Mr Alfredo Valles, in recognition of the significant contributions Servicevision has made to advance the art and craft of film making. Camera and Lens Service Providers, Panavision and Birns & Sawyer will be honoured respectively for their 65 years of service to the industry at the VIP Reception Friday night.
Cine Gear Expo opens at 14:00 on Friday, 6 June to an incredible varied range of vendors and manufacturers who will show their latest tools and services to enhance the creative vision and make complex jobs easier and faster to fulfill. Stages 31 and 32 are the indoor exhibit areas adjacent to the New York Street back lot, the outdoor show zone.
Many exhibitors entered their new products into the Technical Awards Program this year.
The Technical Awards team led by Director / Cameraman Peter Anderson, ASC consists of Dwight Campbell, Tad Marburg, Harry Rez, Gary Ushino.
The popular Premiere Seminars are supported and organised by a wide range of associations, unions and manufacturers who will share their vast knowledge and experience with Cine Gear attendees. Seminars and panels will be held in the Paramount, Lansing and Screening Room #5 on June 6 and 7 and are complimentary to Cine Gear guests.
The Master Class Seminars on Sunday June 8, held at the Mole Stage in Hollywood, are an outstanding mix of educational opportunities that range from 'The Dynamics of Digital Distribution: What choices do I have to maximise my audiences in the digital competitive market?' and the always popular 'Lighting Workshop' taught by such great Cinematographers as Christopher Chomyn, ASC and Adam Greenberg, ASC.
As part of the Cine Gear Expo experience, Band Pro is sponsoring an exclusive 4K screening of the beautifully shot film 'Samsara', from acclaimed director Ron Fricke with a Q & A by Producer Mark Magidson, and Sony Electronics is hosting an special 4K screening of the Sony Pictures Entertainment feature film 'A Million Ways To Die In The West', from director, producer, co-writer and actor Seth MacFarlane. The movie is the latest release shot with Sony's F55 digital motion picture camera, and it will be shown at the Paramount Studios Theater in 4K. Sony is also planning a panel discussion with the filmmakers and the production team. Be among the first to see the newest 4K blockbuster and hear first-hand from the professionals who created the movie. The event will be held on Friday, June 7, 2014, with the activities beginning promptly at 19:00. This special event is open to registered Cine Gear Expo attendees and Sony guests.
Join Industry colleagues, meet, greet and catch up with vendors and friends and engage in that all important activity of networking. The food, drinks, activities and casual atmosphere on the studio lot encourage guests to linger for more than one day at Cine Gear Expo.

Cine Gear Expo Exhibit Hours
Friday June 6, 2:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday June 7, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Film Competition Screenings
Thursday, June 5, 12:00pm - 8:30pm

Master Class Seminars
Sunday, June 8, 9:00am – 5:00pm

Don't miss Cine Gear Expo - New York City with dates being announced shortly. The third biennial conference will include Exhibits, Premiere Seminars, and Film Series Competition winner screenings, New Product Announcements, Demonstrations, Special Events and more.

The article is available in RFV online.

Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

Sony Shines Light On International Women's Day
On International Women's Day this year, Sony is shining a light on the talent of inspiring cinematographers and explores with them how their vision is
Skylark Aerial Photography Teams Up With IDP Film
Skylark Aerial Photography has teamed up with IDP Film as a Northern Office to ensure better coverage throughout England, it has been announced. Skyla
Teradek To Integrate With Sony's Ci
Teradek and Sony Electronics have announced an integration that will provide productions in the cine and broadcast markets with greater flexibility in
Bristol Named UNESCO City Of Film
Bristol has been named a UNESCO City of Film ensuring that the city now joins the likes of Bradford, Galway, Rome and Sydney as a City of Film. The an
Winners Of Third Annual SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival Announced
SMPTE® and the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) have announced the winners of the third annual SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. The event took
GB Labs Takes On 400 Ambitious Film Students At Anglia Ruskin University
"We prepare students for a career in television and film," says Sean Thornton of Anglia Ruskin University. "As such, the technology we use has to be r
Further Support For Irish Film & TV Industry
Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has welcomed the announcement of an additional €1.5 million for Ireland's film, television and ani
BLUEFIN TV Film New BBC Series – 'Talking Chefs'
Bluefin have just finished filming for a new BBC series – 'Talking Chefs', due to be transmitted in early 2018 on BBC World and The Travel Channel. Th
Crew Needed For Feature Film
A feature film due to commence filming in Belfast next month is seeking crew in all departments, it has been revealed. February Films is shooting a fe
RTÉ Announces Partnership With Irish Film Board
RTÉ and the Irish Film Board have announced a joint funding initiative for a new comedy. Following the success of shows such as Can't Cope Won't Cope
Framestore Delivers VFX For British Spy Film
Article credit: Framestore. Matthew Vaughn's sequel to 2014's Kingsman: Secret Service sees the cast join forces with the Southern charm of the Americ
2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival Selections Announced
SMPTE and the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) have announced the official selections for the 2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. Jurors cur
Innovative Limerick To Launch New Film & TV Crew Hub For Munster
Innovate Limerick through Film in Limerick and Screen Ireland is to to launch a new Film & TV Crew Hub for Munster. Responding to the huge demand for
ZHIYUN Announce Short Film Competition
ZHIYUN, specialist in gimbals and stabilisers for cameras and smartphones, has announced the launch of the SM5 Challenge; a competition that invites f
Origin Film & Television Appoints New MD
Origin Film & Television has appointed James Gander as managing director. Former managing director and company director of Hyperactive Broadcast, Gand