BYDGOSZCZ: Fifteen international productions will screen in the Main Competition of the 23rd International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography, Camerimage.
Camerimage IFF will take place 14 - 21 November 2015 in Bydgoszcz. The Main Competition was established at the beginning of the Festival in 1993 with the aim to "present films with unique visual appeal which will then be evaluated by International Jury who will choose and award the authors of the best cinematography."
Three productions from CEE territories were selected for the main competition.
The Jury for the 2015 edition has not yet been announced. 13 Minutes (Germany) Director Oliver Hirschbiegel Cinematographer Judith Kaufmann Produced by Lucky Bird Pictures GmbH
The 33 (Chile, USA) Director Patricia Riggen Cinematographer Checco Varese Produced by Phoenix Pictures, Half Circle, Warner Bros. Entertainment Poland
Brooklyn (Canada, UK, Ireland) Director John Crowley Cinematographer Yves Belanger Produced by Parallel Film Productions Ltd, Wildgaze Films, Item 7 Carol (UK, USA) Director Todd Haynes Cinematographer Ed Lachman Produced by Killer Films, Number 9 Films, Channel Four Films (Film Four - Film4)
I Saw the Light (USA) Director Marc Abraham Cinematographer Dante Spinotti Produced by Bron Studios Mad Max: Fury Road (Australia) Director George Miller Cinematographer John Seale Produced by Kennedy Miller Mitchell
The Midwife (Finland) Director Antti J. Jokinen Cinematographer Rauno Ronkainen Produced by Solar Films Inc Rams (Denmark, Iceland) Director Grímur Hákonarson Cinematographer Sturla Brandth Grøvlen Produced by Netop Films EHF
The Red Spider (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland) Director Marcin Koszałka Cinematographer Marcin Koszałka Produced by MD4 Sp. z o. o. Co-produced by Krakow Festival Office, Fog'n'Desire, Kraków Film Commission, Orange. Sokol Kollar, Zentropa International Poland, Supported by Polish Film Institute, Czech Film Fund, Slovak Audiovisual Fund
Room (Ireland) Director Lenny Abrahamson Cinematographer Danny Cohen Produced by Element Pictures, No Trace Camping Sicario (USA) Director Denis Villeneuve Cinematographer Roger A. Deakins Produced by Thunder Road Pictures, Black Label Media
Son of Saul (Hungary) Director Laszlo Nemes Cinematographer Mátyás Erdély Produced by Laokoon Filmgroup Suffragette (UK) Director Sarah Gavron Cinematograher Eduard Grau Produced by Ruby Films, Pathé International, Channel Four Films (Film Four - Film4)
Warsaw 44 (Poland) Director Jan Komasa Cinematographer Marian Prokop Produced by Akson Studio Film Co-produced by Telewizja Polska, Orange Polska, Narodowe Centrum Kultury, Mazowiecki Instytut Kultury, Mazowiecki Fundusz Filmowy, Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego Co-financing Polish Film Institute, City of Łódź, the German-Polish Cooperation Foundation
Wolf Totem (China, France) Director Jean-Jacques Annaud Cinematographer Jean-Marie Dreujou Produced by Beijing Forbidden City Film, Beijing Phoenix Entertainment Co., China Film Co., China Movie Channel, Chinavision Media Group, Edko Films, Hérodiade, Loull Productions, Mars Films, Reperage