EX ORIENTE FILM, 1st Session - Find Your Way
March 23 - 29, 2009 / Kolín, Czech Republic
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[Photo: My Country, My Country, USA 2006, 90 min, dir. Laura Poitras]
Consultations will be provided by:
Marijke Rawie, film consultant, Tue Steen Müller, Ex Oriente Film Head of Studies, Erez Laufer, editor and director, Lars Barthel, cinematographer and director, Margje de Koning, commissioning editor, IKON, Sofia Nicolas, web editor and fundraiser, LabforCulture.org.
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 – 8:30pm, Hotel Theresia
Screening – My Country, My Country (USA 2006, 90 min) by Laura Poitras, edited by Erez Laufer. The film records an unforgettable journey across the war-ravaged Iraq during several months leading up to the 2005 Iraqi election. Symbolized by fingers in purple ink, the election represented a difficult challenge to all parties involved in the war debate. The film was nominated for the 2007 Academy Award.
Thursday, March 26, 2009 – 3:30 – 6:30pm Atrium, Hotel Theresia
Case Study led by editor and director Erez Laufer: Style and Storytelling. What does it mean for a director to have his or her own characteristic style?
Thursday, March 26, 2009 – 8:30pm, Lounge, Hotel Theresia
Screening: War and Love in Kabul (Germany 2009, 87 min) by Helga Reidermeister, cinematography by Lars Barthel.
Friday, March 27, 2009 – 9:30am – 1pm, Night Club, Hotel Theresia
Case Study by Lars Barthel: Visualization of Documentary Films. How to find an appropriate visual style? Does each story „have“ its style? How does a documentary cameraman work? How is it to work with different directors? Does visual style depend more on the cinematographer or the director?
Lectures, consultations and screenings will be in English. The programme takes place March 23 – 27, 2009 as part of the Ex Oriente Film session in Kolín, Hotel Theresia, Na Petříně 991, 280 02 Kolín. Consultations will be scheduled after mutual agreement.
If you would like to attend, please register for an event or send in a meeting request to email@example.com by March 23, 2009 or call IDF, +420 224 214 858.