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La Lettre AFC n°238

AFC Associate Members K5600 Lighting, Transvideo and Thales Angénieux, invited students from two French cinema schools (six students from La fémis and six from ENS Louis-Lumière) and the Polish school in Lodz to attend the 21st Cameraimage Festival in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Five of them wrote articles published in English on [Film and Digital Times] website.

Cameraimage 2013 paid tribute to director of photography Slavomir Idziak, the author of a work entitled Visual Identity : The Izdiak Look. Reading review by Georges Harnak (ENSLL).

The festival also hosted a seminar on the theme of the digital workflow and teaching users how to understand these tools. See the article by Florian Berthellot (ENSLL) on the major points covered.

Director of Photography Sean Bobbitt, BSC, was not only a member of the jury for the Polish film competition, but also ran a workshop on the shoulder camera. Eva Sehet and Noé Bach (La fémis) met with him and interviewed him on his work on 12 Years a Slave, by Steve McQueen.

Lastly, Director of Photography Michal Englert introduced the film In the Name of / Wimie…, by Malgoska Szumowska. Lucile Mercier (La fémis) discusses her impressions as a viewer attentive to both the film and its images.