CO-FINANCED BY: KUJAWSKO-POMORSKIE REGION, MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND NATIONAL HERITAGE FROM PROMOTION OF CULTURE FUND AND POLISH FILM INSTITUTE
OPENING GALA OF XIX PLUS CAMERIMAGE
Friday November 25th, 2011
Only 1 day left to the Grand Opening! XIX International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography PLUS CAMERIMAGE will officially begin on Saturday, 26th November, at 17.00, in Opera Nova in Bydgoszcz.
During the Opening Gala Andrzej Wajda will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award to Polish Director, Albert Maysles will be presented with the Outstanding Achievements in Documentary Award, Ed Lachman and Todd Haynes will be given the Cinematographer - Director Duo Award, and Andy Morahan will receive the Outstanding Achievements in the Field of Music Videos Award.
After the Gala the audience gathered in Opera Nova will have the opportunity to watch three magnifficent films: "Carnage", directed by Roman Polański, cinematography - Paweł Edelman; "Shame", directed by Steve McQueen, cinematography - Sean Bobbitt; and "Hysteria", directed by Tanya Wexler, cinematography - Sean Bobbitt.
ATTENTION: The holders of Entry Cards for the whole festival will be able to attend the Opening Gala, though only if there will be vacant seats - invitations have priority. We will constantly inform You about the number of vacant seats through the festival reception desk.