DCS > Events Calendar

Events Calendar

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

 

CALIFORNIA

 

2020 DCS Cinema Lighting Expo on February 29th in Burbank

2020LightingExpoAnnounce2x600Join the Digital Cinema Society for our annual exploration of Motion Picture Lighting and Grip Technology. The event will return to the IATSE Local 80 stage in Burbank on Saturday, February 29th.
We've been holding this event annually for over a decade now, and it gets bigger and better each year. Although participating manufacturers and special guests are still confirming, we will be sure to have some of the top companies and talent in the business.

Many renowned ASC Cinematographers have joined us over the years to give interviews and/or lighting demos, recently including Russell Carpenter, Michael Goi, Roy Wagner, Robert Yeoman, Bill Bennett, Sam Nicholson, David Stump, and Bruce Logan.

Manufacturers invited to participate include, (in alphabetical order):

AMPAS Sci-Tech Council • Aputure • ARRI • BB&S Lighting • BROKEH Lighting System • Cineo Lighting • Dedolight California • DMG Lumiére • ETC • Fiilex • Film Gear • FLUOTEC • Kino Flo • K5600 • L.A. Rag House • Light & Motion • LiteGear • Litepanels • Litra • Lowel • Luminys • MACCAM • Mole Richardson • Nanlite • Nila • Panasonic • Quasar Science • Rosco Labs • SWIT • The Rag Place • Westcott • Zylight

 

When: Saturday, February 29th, Doors open at 9:00AM and the program ends at 5:30PM

Please indicate if you are a DCS member, list "Lighting Expo" in the subject line, and don’t forget to give us your contact details when sending your RSVP e-mail:

RSVPtoDCS

Note: If you want to bring a guest, we’ll need their name and email address in order to confirm the RSVP.

 

Other Southern CA Industry Events

 

AbelCine's Gear & Schmear: The Power of RED – Resolution

February 25, 2020, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm, AbelCine LA

AbelCine's Gear & Schmear morning mixers take place every month, and focus on the latest technology as well as the craft of filmmaking, brought together over breakfast bagels, various schmears, and coffee. This is a great opportunity to meet up with your fellow creatives and experience emerging technology in a fun, unstructured setting.

This month's Gear & Schmear will focus on The Power of RED, specifically the importance of resolution. AbelCine and RED specialists will also be available to answer any questions.

Location: AbelCine, 801 S Main St, Burbank, CA 91506.

This event is Free, but you must register to attend at:

https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/gear-and-schmear-the-power-of-red-resolution

 

Band Pro Presents: Sony FX9 Workshop

Thursday, February 27, 2020, from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, at Band Pro's Burbank HQ

Join Band Pro on Thursday 2/27 for a free Sony FX9 Workshop. Band Pro's In-House technical staff and Sony's Shahpour Nosrati will be here to detail the key offerings of Sony's latest full frame 4K camera and answer your questions in an interactive, hands-on environment. Snacks and beverages will be served.

Location: Band Pro, 3403 W. Pacific Avenue, Burbank, CA 91505. T: (818) 841-9655.

This is a free event, but space is limited. You must register to attend at:

http://marketing.bandpro.com:8080/r.html?uid=1.8r.4ya.pl.fvpfhb1xlc

 

Canon Presents:  Understanding Color Reproduction of LED Lighting with Tim Kang of Quasar Science

February 27, 2020, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM, Canon Burbank

Join Quasar Science Technologist Tim Kang and Canon Burbank’s Senior Technical Specialist, David Doko, for an exploration and live demonstration of white and saturated LED light performance from set through to post.

Attendees will learn: 

  • How different types of LED lighting illuminants affect color reproduction.
  • How to make better decisions and avoid pitfalls when selecting LED lighting instruments.
  • How to optimize camera settings using the new Canon Cinema EOS C500 MKII.
  • Best practices to attain faithful color and image quality from on set lighting to post production with HDR reference monitoring.
  • How to utilize Canon 4KHDR reference displays to attain faithful color reproduction and best exposure.
  • About the use of metering tools to help you test and calibrate lighting instruments.

Location: Canon Burbank , 3400 West Olive Avenue, Suite 250, Burbank, CA 91505

This event is free, but you must register to attend at:

http://www.learn.usa.canon.com/live_learning/pro_workshops/pro_workshops_seminars.shtml 

Canon Live Learning Events

Upcoming Events: February 26, 2020 - An Evening with Photojournalist Don Bartletti & the Canon EOS 1DXMkIII – 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM (Cost: Free) / February 27, 2020 - Understanding Color Reproduction of LED Lighting with Tim Kang of Quasar Science –  6:30 PM – 9:00 PM (Cost: Free).
Location: Canon Burbank, 3400 West Olive Ave., Suite 250, Burbank, CA 91505.

Please note: the above schedule is subject to change. Please check Canon Live Learning website for the most up-to-date schedule and pricing information. For more information and to register for Canon's Live Learning events, visit:

http://www.learn.usa.canon.com/live_learning/pro_workshops/pro_workshops_seminars.shtml

 

AbelCine's Gear Up: HDR Production

Thursday, March 12, 2020, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, AbelCine LA

AbelCine's Gear Up: HDR Production, is an evening event where you will learn about the newest tech in the HDR production space. Their showroom will feature manufacturer booths displaying the latest gear, which attendees are encouraged to go hands on with. Manufacturer specialists will be on hand as well to answer any questions.

Additionally, the evening will feature an HDR overview from an AbelCine tech specialist, along with a panel of guest creatives who will discuss their experience working with and delivering in HDR.

This is a free event, but you must register to attend at:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gear-up-hdr-production-tickets-93373214799

 

AbelCine L.A. Training Workshops & Events:

Feb. 25 – Gear & Schmear – The Power of RED – Resolution / Feb. 26 – Colorist Meetup / March 2-4 - REDucation Workshop / March 10 - LUTs 101: Theory & LUTs 201: Practical Application / March 11 - Raw, Log & Uncompressed / March 12 – Gear Up: HDR Production / March 17-19 - Steadicam Silver Workshop / March 23-24 AbelCine AC Academy / March 25-26 - Sony Venice Bootcamp / March 27 - Resolve for DPs / March 30-31 - Resolve Commercials Masterclass with Dado Valentic / April 1-2 - Resolve Feature Films Masterclass with Dado Valentic / April 6 - Phantom Flex4K Intensive Workshop / April 8-9 - ARRI ALEXA Mini & Mini LF Bootcamp / April 13-14 - Baselight for Avid Masterclass / May 1-3 - RG101: Learning to Grade with Resolve and Warren Eagles of the ICA / May 4-5 - RG201: Advanced Resolve Techniques with Warren Eagles of the ICA / May 12-13 - Steadicam Bronze Workshop / May 28-29 - Color Science Masterclass.

Please note: Events are subject to change. Please check the AbelCine website for the most updated events calendar for events and locations. Use code DCS10 for 10% discount on most training workshops, visit:

http://training.abelcine.com

 

Tiffen Presents: 2020 Official Steadicam Workshops at AbelCine LA

Offering two levels of hands-on training – Bronze and Silver – the Steadicam multi-day workshops feature expert instructors teaching camera operators essential skills and proper technique, covering multiple sizes of Steadicam rigs.

The Steadicam Bronze Workshop is a unique opportunity for prospective operators to learn the use and application of Steadicam, concentrating on the lighter systems within the Steadicam product line.

The Steadicam Silver Workshop is a unique opportunity for working camera operators to learn the use and application of Steadicam within the film and television world.

Each workshop is hands-on with plenty of practical time wearing and using the system.

For more information on the Steadicam workshops, visit: http://tiffen.com/flysteadicam/

Upcoming L.A. Steadicam Bronze Workshops:
May 12-13, 2020, Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2020

Register at: https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/steadicam-bronze-workshop

Upcoming L.A. Steadicam Silver Workshops:
March 17-19, 2020, June 16-18, 2020, Nov. 10-12, 2020

Register at: https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/steadicam-silver-workshop

 

Tiffen Presents: Steadicam Gold Workshop 2020

Sunday, March 29 – Friday, April 3, 2020, Rancho Bernardo Inn – San Diego, CA

Steadicam presents an exciting Southern California Gold Workshop – a 5 1/2-day immersive experience that offers each participant a wealth of practical and theoretical training experiences to raise the professional level of their operating. It is recommended that attendees have some basic training and operating experience to maximize this unique opportunity.

Attendees will work with larger Steadicam rigs like the M-2, M-1 and Archer2 and include instruction on working with the revolutionary Steadicam Volt System with generally one experienced instructor for every four students and a maximum of 20 students total.

The first section of the workshop is based around the Tiffen Steadicam Short Course syllabus but quickly moves on to more complex shot building and sophisticated techniques like the use of vehicles and other moving platforms to expand and deepen the operators’ skill sets. The majority of the workshop time is spent actually working with Steadicam rigs with some of the best operators and instructors available.

The cost of the workshop is $4,250.00 and includes instruction, equipment, and room and board at the picturesque Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, CA just south of Escondido. Shuttle services and ride share services are available at the San Diego airport (28 miles).

THE WORKSHOP INCLUDES:
Steadicam Gold Workshop training includes a number of elements, including some presentations, demonstration and videos, but the majority of the time is spent actually working with the Steadicam rigs.

INSTRUCTIONS:
Physical principles – vest, arm and self
Balancing the Steadicam – both static and dynamic
Inertial control and augmentation
High Mode
Low Mode
Long Mode (ultra-high and ultra-low modes)
Shooting from vehicles – hard and soft mounts
Crane (weather dependent)
Steadicam Volt System
Safety
Right and Left side operating

For more information and to register, visit:

https://tiffen.com/products/southern-california-steadicam-gold-workshop-2020

 

2020 HPA Tech Retreat

February 17-20, 2020, The Westin Mission Hills, Rancho Mirage, CA

www.hpaonline.com

 

J.L. Fisher, SOC, ICG & ASC 14th Annual Industry Mixer

Saturday, May TBD, 2020, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm, J.L. Fisher in Burbank, CA
website: TBD.

 

Cine Gear Expo 2020

June 4-7, 2020, (Exhibits – June 5-6), Paramount Studios, Hollywood, CA

www.cinegearexpo.com

 

Tiffen's Open House and Steadicam Operator Expo

Sunday, June TBD, 2020 10AM-4PM, Tiffen Technical Center in Burbank – 2815 Winona Ave, Burbank, CA 91504

Website: TBD

 

11th Annual New Media Film Festival

June TBD, 2020, The Landmark, Los Angeles, CA
The New Media Film Festival is a cutting-edge multicultural and innovative festival at the forefront of technology, artistic vision, and creativity. It is something that highlights resources, product inventions, film, media, and the latest equipment.

Location: The Landmark, 10850 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064

www.NewMediaFilmFestival.com

 

The Reel Thing Technical Symposium

August TBD, 2020, Los Angeles, CA

The Reel Thing focuses on the wide range of critical issues facing the current media/digital landscape, including problems and solutions involving digital creation workflows, data storage access and recovery, image scanning and recording, image resolution metrics, and traditional video and audio preservation and restoration issues.

http://www.the-reel-thing.com

 

ACE EditFest L.A.

Saturday, August TBD, 2020, TBD, CA

ACE Editfest provides a rare opportunity to hear the most compelling artists talk abut their work and interact with with editors in an intimate theater setting. The event is designed for professional as well as aspiring editors, post production team members, students, content creators, production execs, and those who simply love the art and craft of editing.

https://americancinemaeditors.org/editfest-los-angeles/

 

ICG’S ANNUAL EMERGING CINEMATOGRAPHER AWARDS

October TBD, 2020, 5:00 pm, Wolf Theatre at Saban Media Center Television Academy

For more information, including ticket cost, and to RSVP, visit:
www.ecawards.net

 

Adobe Max Creativity Conference

Pre-Conference: November TBD, 2020 / Conference: November TBD, 2020, Los Angeles

https://max.adobe.com

 

DAM San Diego 2020

The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media
November TBD, 2020, Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/events/events-dam-san-diego-2020

 

American Film Market 2020

November TBD, 2020, Santa Monica, CA

www.americanfilmmarket.com

 

Digital Hollywood Fall

November TBD, 2020, Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles

http://www.digitalhollywood.com

 

NAB CineEmerge

November TBD, 2020, West Hollywood, CA

https://cineemerge.nabshow.com

 

HPA Awards 2020

November TBD, 2020, Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA

https://hpaonline.com/event/2020-hpa-awards/

 

71st ACE Eddie Awards 2021

January TBD, 2021, TBD, Beverly Hills, CA

The ACE Eddie Awards recognizes outstanding editing in film, television and documentaries.

https://americancinemaeditors.org/eddie-awards/

 

Annual ASC Open House 2021

Saturday, January or February TBD, 2021, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

ASC Clubhouse, 1782 N. Orange Drive, Los Angeles, Hollywood, CA

www.theasc.com

 

2021 SOC Lifetime Achievement Awards

January or February TBD, 2021, TBD, Los Angeles, CA

SOCAwards.com

 

The 36th Annual ASC Awards

Saturday, January or February TBD, 2021, Los Angeles

www.theasc.com

 

58th CAS Awards

January or February TBD, 2021, Los Angeles, California

http://cinemaaudiosociety.org

 

The 19th Annual VES Awards

January TBD, 2021, The Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA

https://www.visualeffectssociety.com

 

18th Annual International Film & TV Finance Summit

February TBD, 2021, Santa Monica, CA

https://filmfinancesummit.com

 

The 93rd Academy Awards

Sunday, February TBD, 2021, Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood & Highland Center

http://www.oscars.org

 

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA INDUSTRY EVENTS

 

4th Annual Confluence Summit

Presented by Winston Baker

October TBD, 2020, San Francisco, CA

www.confluencesummit.com

 

FCPX Creative Summit

November TBD, 2020, Cupertino, CA

Attend the 6th edition of the FCPX Creative Summit. Every year, Final Cut Pro X experts from around the world gather at the annual Creative Summit in Cupertino to share their skills and knowledge of the Final Cut Pro X ecosystem. The conference features three full days of cutting-edge sessions presented by top industry professionals who are well versed in the latest FCPX and Motion softwares, plugins, and editing techniques.

DCS Member Discount: TBD

http://www.fcpxcreativesummit.com

 

COLORADO

42nd Annual Mountain Film Festival in Telluride, CO

May 22-25, 2020, Colorado

www.mountainfilm.org/festival

 

Rocky Mountain Audio Video Expo – Denver, CO

October TBD, 2020, Crowne Plaza Dia, Denver, CO

http://www.avxpo.biz

 

FLORIDA

Adobe Bootcamp

January 20, 2020 – February 2, 2020, Orlando, FL

Adobe Bootcamp is an event designed to help you advance your skills fast. The schedule was built to accommodate multi-level, back-to-back training for the Adobe application of your choice within a short time frame. The event spans the course of two weeks, however, you will only attend the classes that match your interest and training needs.

http://adobe-bootcamp.com

 

ShowEast

October TBD, 2020, TBD

http://www.cinemaexpo.com/showeast/

 

GEORGIA

Cine Gear Expo Atlanta 2020

October TBD, 2020, Pinewood Atlanta Studios, Fayetteville, GA

Exhibits • Seminars • Events

www.cinegearexpo.com

 

HAWAII

40th Annual Hawaii International Film Festival – Honolulu, HI

November TBD, 2020, Oahu

November TBD, 2020, Big Island, Kauai, Maui

http://www.hiff.org

 

ILLINOIS (CHICAGO)
 

Tiffen Presents: 2020 Official Steadicam Workshops at AbelCine Chicago

Offering two levels of hands-on training – Bronze and Silver – the Steadicam multi-day workshops feature expert instructors teaching camera operators essential skills and proper technique, covering multiple sizes of Steadicam rigs.

The Steadicam Bronze Workshop is a unique opportunity for prospective operators to learn the use and application of Steadicam, concentrating on the lighter systems within the Steadicam product line.

The Steadicam Silver Workshop is a unique opportunity for working camera operators to learn the use and application of Steadicam within the film and television world.

Each workshop is hands-on with plenty of practical time wearing and using the system.

For more information on the Steadicam workshops, visit: http://tiffen.com/flysteadicam/

Upcoming Chicago Steadicam Bronze Workshops:
April 29-30, 2020, November 4-5, 2020

Register at: https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/steadicam-bronze-workshop

Upcoming Chicago Steadicam Silver Workshops:
May 5-7, 2020, September 1-3, 2020

Register at: https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/steadicam-silver-workshop

 

AbelCine Chicago Training Workshops & Events:

Feb. 25-26 – ARRI ALEXA Mini & Mini LF Bootcamp / March 23-25 – REDucation Workshop / April 29-30 – Steadicam Bronze Workshop / May 5-7 – Steadicam Silver Workshop / June 22-24 – REDucation Workshop / Sept. 1-3 – Steadicam Silver Workshop / Oct. 12-14 – REDucation Workshop / Nov. 4-5 – Steadicam Bronze Workshop.

Please note: Events are subject to change. Also, not all AbelCine Chicago events take place at AbelCine's Chicago Cinespace facility. Please check the AbelCine website for the most updated events calendar for events and locations. Use code DCS10 for 10% discount on most training workshops, visit: http://training.abelcine.com

 

Filmscape Chicago

September TBD, 2020, Cinespace Studios, Chicago, IL

Filmscape Chicago is a cinema and television production expo that focuses on community building, providing two days of completely free education for technicians, film students, and local filmmakers. Industry vendors will exhibit their newest technologies on the expo floor, and industry technicians and artists will share their expertise with the audience through classes and seminars.

Location: CINESPACE STUDIOS, 2558 W. 16th St., Chicago, IL 60608

Register to attend at: https://www.filmscapechicago.com

 

Henry Stewart DAM Chicago

The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media

September TBD, 2020, Chicago, IL

https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/events/events-dam-chicago-2020

 

MASSACHUSSETTS
 

 

NEVADA (LAS VEGAS)
 

International CES 2020

January 7-11, 2020, Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center (LVCC)

www.cesweb.org

 

Adobe Summit 2020 — The Digital Experience Conference

March TBD, 2020 (Preconference: March TBD, 2020), Las Vegas

https://summit.adobe.com

 

CinemaCon 2020

April TBD, 2020, Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, NV

www.cinemacon.com

 

NAB Show 2020

April 18-22, 2020

It's time to start planning for NAB 2020 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Conferences run this year from April 18-22, with Exhibits from April 19-22, 2020. Note that exhibits start on a Sunday this year and run through Wednesday; (Sunday is the new Monday).

DCS members can sign up for both at the following link:

https://registration.experientevent.com/shownab201/Flow/ATT/?marketingcode=PR34

This above link is good for the complimentary Exhibits Hall Pass and $100 off either the NAB Show Conference Pass or the Post|Production World Pass. DCS Code: PR34

Note: This code is good only until April 4th. After 4/4 the Exhibits Pass will cost $50.

https://www.nabshow.com

 

Post Production World at NAB

Concurrent with NAB Show – April 18-22, 2020, Las Vegas

This six-day program is designed for content creators and designers including TV, film and video editors, producers, directors, graphic artists, motion graphics designers and new media specialists. Choose from over 200 sessions on video editing, motion graphics, cinematography, VR, creative business, and much more.

Use DCS code: PR34 for either $100 off NAB Conference Pass or the Post Production World Pass

http://www.nabshow.com/education/post-production-world

 

Avid Connect 2020

April TBD, 2020, Aria Las Vegas

https://www.avid.com/connect

 

InfoComm 2020

Conference: June TBD, 2020 / Exhibits: June TBD, 2020, Las Vegas, NV

http://www.infocommshow.org

 

NEW YORK
 

AbelCine Workshops in New York

Brooklyn, NY

Training Workshops:Feb. 19-20 – ARRI ALEXA Mini & Mini LF Bootcamp / Feb. 25-26 – In-Depth: Canon C300 Mark II / March 4-5 – LUTs 101: Theory & LUTs 201: Practical Application / March 5 – Raw, Log & Uncompressed / March 5 – Resolve for DPs / March 16-17 – Resolve Commercials Masterclass with Dado Valentic / March 18-19 – Resolve Feature Films Masterclass with Dado Valentic / March 23 - Creative Forces: The Art of Documentary Storytelling with Kamera Kollektiv / March 31-April 1 – Sony VENICE Bootcamp / April 24-26 – RG101: Learning to Grade with Resolve and Warren Eagles of the ICA / April 27-28 – RG301: Resolve Looks & Matching Masterclass with Warren Eagles of the ICA / May 5-6 – ARRI ALEXA Mini & Mini LF Bootcamp / May 11-13 – REDucation Workshop / May 18-19 – Color Science Masterclass / May 20-21 – HDR Color Grading for DaVinci Resolve with Dado Valentic / May 22 – Dolby Vision Mastering with Dado Valentic / June 24-25 – Steadicam Bronze Workshop.

Digital Cinema Society members receive a 10% discount on most AbelCine Training Courses. Use code: DCS10 for discount. To register, visit: http://training.abelcine.com

 

Tiffen Presents: 2020 Official Steadicam Workshops at AbelCine NY

Offering two levels of hands-on training – Bronze and Silver – the Steadicam multi-day workshops feature expert instructors teaching camera operators essential skills and proper technique, covering multiple sizes of Steadicam rigs.

The Steadicam Bronze Workshop is a unique opportunity for prospective operators to learn the use and application of Steadicam, concentrating on the lighter systems within the Steadicam product line.

The Steadicam Silver Workshop is a unique opportunity for working camera operators to learn the use and application of Steadicam within the film and television world.

Each workshop is hands-on with plenty of practical time wearing and using the system.

For more information on the Steadicam workshops, visit: http://tiffen.com/flysteadicam/

Upcoming NY Steadicam Bronze Workshops:
June 24-25, 2020, December 1-2, 2020

Register at: https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/steadicam-bronze-workshop

Upcoming NY Steadicam Silver Workshops:
September 15-17, 2020

Register at: https://www.abelcine.com/learn/calendar/steadicam-silver-workshop

 

2020 ARRI Academy Camera Classes:

ARRI Academy offers a wide range of multi-day training courses, individual sessions and educational events, enabling users of all abilities to gain hands-on knowledge of ARRI products and workflows, and build their on-set confidence. The following classes take place at the ARRI Rental Brooklyn Haus, 236 Greenpoint Ave., Building 6, Brooklyn, NY 11222.

Please visit website for more information (including cost and to confirm class date) and to register:  https://www.arri.com/en/learn-help/arri-academy/schedule-and-booking

ARRI Certified User Training for Camera Systems: TBD

ARRI Certified Training for Camera Motion: TBD

ARRI Certified User Training: Block, Light, Shoot: TBD

 

AbelCine Presents: "Creative Forces: The Art of Documentary Storytelling with Kamera Kollektiv"

Monday, March 23, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, AbelCine NY

On Monday, March 23, join the Kamera Kollektiv and AbelCine in NY for a special Creative Forces panel on the art of documentary storytelling. Kamera Kollektiv cinematographers will discuss their experiences shooting non-fiction films and what inspires them in their careers, as well as screen clips from their documentary projects. There will also be ample time for dialogue with the audience and networking to follow. Additionally, manufacturers will be showing off the latest gear for documentary filmmakers in the AbelCine showroom.

The panel will feature Kamera Kollektiv members Wolfgang Held (co-founder), Claudia Raschke (co-founder), Thorsten Thielow (co-founder), Martina Radwan, Axel Baumann, Tom Hurwitz, ASC, and will be moderated by Marshall Curry.

Location: AbelCine New York, 88 35th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232

This event is Free, but you must Register to attend at:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creative-forces-the-art-of-documentary-storytelling-with-kamera-kollektiv-tickets-92122636285

 

Media Summit New York

March TBD, 2020, New York City

http://www.digitalhollywood.com

 

Henry Stewart DAM NY

The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media

May TBD, 2020, New York, NY

https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/damnewyork2019/keep_me_informed_4349/

 

AMIA’s Digital Asset Symposium (DAS) 2020

June TBD, 2020, New York, NY

http://www.digitalassetsymposium.com

 

Manhattan Edit Workshop Presents: Sight, Sound & Story 2020

Post Production Summit

June TBD, 2020, NYIT Auditorium on Broadway

https://www.sightsoundandstory.com/

 

Adorama INSPIRE 2020

Learn • Equip • Create • Share
June TBD, 2020, New York City

Adorama INSPIRE consists of 3 Days of FREE hands-on experiences, workshops and panels. Try gear for FREE, capture great images at shooting stations, learn from the pros and meet new friends.

https://www.adorama.com/g/inspire-photography-conference?

 

NAB NY

October TBD, 2020, Javits Convention Center, NYC

Register for a FREE Exhibits code at: TBD

 

AES NEW YORK 2020

148th International Pro Audio Convention
Co-located at NAB Show NY

Exhibits: October TBD, 2020 / Program: October TBD, 2020, Javits Convention Center, NYC

http://www.aes.org

 

Post Production Conference NYC

Co-located at NAB Show NY
October TBD, 2020, Javits Convention Center, NYC

Post|Production Conference NYC, is a two-day training event featuring a variety of training for intermediate-to-advanced level users including film, TV and video editors, motion graphics designers, colorists and producers.

https://www.nabshowny.com/conference/postproduction-conference-nyc

 

6th Annual Sight, Sound & Story

An Evening Featuring In-Depth Conversations with Master Filmmakers

November TBD, at the NYIT Auditorium Theater on Broadway

Website: TBD

 

TEXAS
 

SXSW Film Festival 2020

March 13-22, 2020, Austin, TX

www.sxsw.com

 

Texas Production Expo 2020

Film & Video Tradeshow
May TBD, 2020, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Grapevine Convention Center, Grapevine, TX

www.TexasProductionexpo.com

 

UTAH
 

Sundance Film Festival 2021

January or February TBD, 2021, Park City, UT

www.sundance.org

 

WASHINGTON, D.C.

SIGGRAPH 2020

July 19-23, 2020, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.

For more than four decades, SIGGRAPH conferences have been at the center of innovation in computer graphics and interactive techniques. Immerse yourself in a new generation of technology, trends and techniques at SIGGRAPH 2020, which will take place in Washington, D.C.. Visit web site at:

http://s2020.siggraph.org/

 

WYOMING

2020 Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival & Conservation Summit – Jackson Hole, WY

Conservation Summit – TBD

Conservation Summit Theme: TBD

http://www.jhfestival.org

 

OTHER US AREAS

Editors Retreat 2020

CELEBRATING 13 YEARS OF CUTTING-EDGE TRAINING & INSPIRATION Presented by Future Media Concepts TBD, 2020, Location: TBD

The 14th annual event features a 5-day interactive program created for TV, film and video editors. The conference brings together industry visionaries to discuss and share the latest technologies, techniques, platforms, and workflows you should be applying to generate leading-edge work. The event boasts an in-depth five day program on all the popular NLEs: Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve, Media Composer, and FCP X. Hear from industry veterans as they share their experiences and editing in the 21st century.

website: TBD

 

INTERNATIONAL
 

AFRICA

DISCOP Africa 2020, Ivory Coast

May 27-29, 2020, Radisson Blu Abidjan Airport, Abidjan, Ivory Coast

https://10times.com/discop-africa-abidjan

 

FESPACO 2021

Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou

TBD February – TBD March 2021 (held every 2 years)

https://fespaco.bf

 

Mediatech Africa 2020

TBD July 2021, (held every 2 years), Johannesburg, South Africa
www.mediatech.co.za

 

ASIA (EASTERN)

Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2020

19-22 February 2020, Guangzhou

http://prolight-sound-guangzhou.hk.messefrankfurt.com/guangzhou/en/visitors/welcome.html

 

Asia Theater & Film Equipment Fair 2020

TBD May 2020, China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou

http://www.gtcff.com/index.php?lang=en

 

16th Entertainment Expo Hong Kong 2020

TBD March or April 2020, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong Entertainment Expo Hong Kong brings together key events in Hong Kong's entertainment calendar for film, TV, digital entertainment, music and other cutting-edge elements. Events within Entertainment Expo Hong Kong 2020 include: Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART) - Date: TBD March / 44th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) – Date: TBD March – TBD April  / The 39th Hong Kong Film Awards Presentation Ceremony (HKFA) - Date: TBD April / 18th Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF) - Date: TBD March / Hong Kong Asian-Pop Music Festival (HKAMF) – Date: TBD March / The 25th IFVA (Incubator for Film & Visual Media in Asia) Festival -Date: TBD March / The 10th Digital Entertainment Summit - Date: TBD March 2020 / TV World International Form - Date: TBD March 2020. For more information, visit:

http://www.eexpohk.com/en/des.htm

 

Highly-functional Film Technology Expo (FilmTech Japan)

13-15 May 2020, Osaka, Japan
www.filmtech.jp

 

29th Korea International Broadcast Audio & Lighting Equipment Show

TBD May 2020, Coex, Seoul, Korea.

www.kobashow.com

 

8th Annual Film Finance Forum China

TBD June 2020, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
www.FilmFinanceForum.com

 

7th Annual Global Film Industry Value Chain Development Forum

Presented by Motion Picture Association Asia Pacific and Winston Baker

TBD, June 2020, Shanghai, CHINA

china.filmfinanceforum.com

 

Broadcast Asia 2020 Exhibition and Conference

The 25th International Digital Multimedia & Entertainment Technology Exhibition & Conference
June TBD, 2020, Suntec, Singapore

http://www.broadcast-asia.com

 

CommunicAsia 2020

The 29th International Communications and Information Technology Exhibit & Conference

9-11 June 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

www.CommunicAsia.com

 

NAB Show Shanghai


TBD July, 2020, Shanghai International Convention Center

http://en.nabshowshanghai.com

 

Skip City International D-Cinema Festival 2020

TBD July, 2020, Skip City Audio Visual Hall, Saitama, Japan

www.skipcity-dcf.jp/

 

DELLiVR Conference

2020 Dates TBD, Singapore

Produced by FMC, in partnership with Dell and Adobe, DELLiVR is a one-of-a-kind event designed to provide the ultimate, practical, hands-on training for production and post-production professionals on how to create compelling 360/VR/AR content.

http://www.dellivrconference.com

 

CEATEC Japan 2020

TBD, October TBD, 2020, Tokyo

www.ceatec.com

 

SIGGRAPH ASIA 2020 – DAEGU

Conference: 17-20 November 2020 / Exhibition: 18-20 November 2020, DAEGU, South Korea

https://sa2020.siggraph.org

 

InterBEE 2020 International Broadcast Equipment Exhibition)

November TBD, 2020, Makuhari Messe, Chiba City, Japan.
www.inter-bee.com

 

Highly-functional Film Technology Expo (FilmTech Japan)

TBD December 2020, Makuhari Messe, Japan

www.filmtech.jp

 

CineAsia

TBD December 2020, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center

http://www.cinemaexpo.com/cineasia/

 

ASIA (SOUTHERN)

Broadcast Engineering Society (BES) Expo India 2020

26th International Conference & Exhibition on Broadcast & Media Technology
Theme: Disruptive Technologies: Shaping Future Broadcasting

13-15 February 2020, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India

http://www.besindia.com/

 

Big Cine Expo

8-9 September, 2020, Chennai Trade Center, India

https://www.bigcineexpo.com

 

30th Annual Broadcast India Show 2020

Exhibition: 29-31 October 2020, Bombay Exhibition Centre / Goregaon (e), Mumbai, India
www.broadcastindiashow.com

 

AUSTRALIA

SMPTE Australia's Media + Entertainment Tech Expo 2020

July TBD, 2020, International Convention Center, Sydney, Australia

https://www.metexpo.com.au

 

CANADA
 

Whites® February Freeze

February TBD, 2020, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

http://www.februaryfreeze.com

 

EUROPE (EASTERN)

Cinema Production Service (CPS) Expo 2020

17th Specialized Exhibition of Equipment and Services for TV-and-Cinema Production, TBD March 2020, Moscow, Russia

www.rosinex.ru

 

Transylvania International Film Festival

TBD May or June 2020, Cluj, Napoca, Romania

http://www.tiff.ro/en

 

22nd Kino Expo 2020 International Convention & Exhibition

TBD September 2020, ExpoForum in St. Petersburg, Russia

www.kinoexpo.ru

 

Annual “Golden Eye” International Festival of Cameramen & International Exhibition of Broadcast Equipment

TBD September 2020, Tbilisi, Georgia

http://www.goldeneye.ge

 

Energa CAMERIMAGE

TBD November, 2020, Torun, Poland

https://camerimage.pl/en/

 

EUROPE (NORTHERN)
  

30th Tromsø International Film Festival 2020

13-19 January 2020, Tromsø, Norway

http://tiff.no

 

43nd Göteborg International Film Festival

Friday, 24 January – Monday, 3 February, 2020, Göteborg, Sweden.

https://goteborgfilmfestival.se/en/

 

49th International Film Festival Rotterdam

22 January or 2 February, 2020. The Netherlands

www.filmfestivalrotterdam.com/en/

 

Media-Tech Conference Europe

The World of Physical Media Conference

TBD June 2020, Eindhoven, Netherlands

www.media-tech.net

 

IBC 2020

Conference: 11-15 September 2020, Exhibition: TBD September 2020, RAI Amsterdam

https://show.ibc.org

 

EUROPE (WESTERN)
AUSTRIA

Jackson Wild Summit: Austria

September 28 – October 2, 2020, Neusiedler See-Seewinkel National Park, Austria

Conservation Focus: Biodiversity

For one week every autumn, filmmakers, conservationists, scientists and innovators come together to deeply engage on the critical issues facing our planet.​ The Jackson Wild Summit is an extraordinary annual convening where collaboration and innovation thrive, and new ideas are launched. Cross-disciplinary conversations on the critical issues facing our planet set the stage for strategic partnerships that happen nowhere else, as participants work together to address conservation and environmental challenges. In 2020, the conservation focus will be Biodiversity. Year-round programming around the world will echo this conservation theme, broadening reach and deepening global impact.

https://www.jacksonwild.org

 

BELGIUM

Stereopsia 11th World Immersion Forum on 3D

Previously known as: The International 3D Summit

TBD December 2020, Brussels, Belgium

http://www.stereopsia.com

 

FRANCE

Paris Images Trade Show

16 January – 1 February 2020, Parc Floral de Paris, Paris, France.

Includes: The Production Forum (16-17 January, 2020) / Paris Images Conference (16-17 January, 2020) / Micro Salon AFC (16-17 January, 2020) / Post Production AFC (21-22 January, 2020) / L’industrie du rêve (23 January, 2020) / Paris Images Digital Summit (29 January – 1 February).

https://www.parisimages.fr/en/paris-images-trade-show-uk/

 

MIPDoc

International showcase for documentary and factual programme screenings

28-29 March 2020, Hotel Martinez, Cannes, France.

www.mipdoc.com

 

MipTV

International content marketplace for television

30 March – 2 April 2020, Cannes, France.

www.miptv.com

 

4th Annual Immersive Summit

Presented by Winston Baker and Marché du Film

TBD May 2020, Cannes, France

immersive.filmfinanceforum.com

 

Festival de Cannes

12-23 May 2020, Cannes, France

http://www.festival-cannes.com/en.html

 

NewImages Festival

10-14 June 2020, Paris, France
Entirely dedicated to VR, digital creation and immersive technology, the NewImages Festival is a five-day celebration featuring a rich and varied programme: outdoor experiences, encounters, keynote speeches and round-table discussions.

https://newimagesfestival.com

 

MIPJunior

International showcase for kids programming

10-11 October 2020, Cannes, France

http://www.mipjunior.com

 

MIPCOM 2020

International content marketplace

12-15 October 2020, Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

http://www.mipcom.com

 

GERMANY

70th Internationale Filmfestspeile Berlin (Berlinale) / European Film Market

20-29 February 2020 / European Film Market: 20-27 February 2020 / Co-Production Market: 22-26 February 2020 / Berlinale Talents: 22-27 February 2020, Berlin, Germany.

http://www.berlinale.de

 

Cinec

TBD September 2020, Munich, Germany

www.cinec.de

 

Photokina 2020

TBD September 2020, Cologne, Germany. (every 2 years)

http://www.photokina.com/en/photokina/home/index.php

 

145th AES Convention / AES Berlin 2020

Program: TBD May 2020 / Exhibits: TBD May 2020, Berlin, Germany

www.aes.org

 

71st Berlin International Film Festival

11-21 February 2021, Berlin, Germany

http://www.berlinale.de

ITALY

Micro Salon Italy 2020

19-21 March 2020, Rome, Italy

http://www.microsalonitalia.com/index.html

 

77th Venice Film Festival

TBD August or September 2020.

http://www.labiennale.org/en/cinema

 

20th International VIEW Conference

International VFX Computer Graphics Conference

TBD October 2020, Torinoincontra, Turin, Italy

http://www.viewconference.it/

 

PORTUGAL

Cine Video Expo Lisbon 2020

TBD December 2020, Lisbon, Portugal

http://www.cvelisbon.ulusofona.pt/

 

SPAIN

68th San Sebastian International Film Festival

TBD September 2020, San Sebastian, Spain
www.sansebastianfestival.com

 

CineEurope

22-25 June 2020, Centre Convencions, International Barcelona (CCIB), Barcelona, Spain

http://www.cinemaexpo.com/cineeurope/

 

SWITZERLAND

7th Annual Zurich Summit

Presented by Winston Baker and the Zurich Film Festival

TBD September 2020, Zurich, Switzerland

www.zurichsummit.com

 

Light & Sound

TBD September 2020, Luzern, Switzerland. (every 2 years)

http://www.lightandsound.ch

 

MEXICO

Oaxaca Film Fest

October TBD, 2020, Oaxaca, Mexico

http://www.oaxacafilmfest.com

 

SOUTH AMERICA

ExpoCine 2020

TBD October 2020, Sao Paolo, Brazil

Conference event in Latin America for exhibitors, distributors and suppliers of technologies, services and products for the exhibition market.

http://www.expocine.com

 

Ventana Sur 2020

TBD December 2020, Buenos Aires, Argentina

http://ventana-sur.com

 

UNITED KINGDOM / IRELAND

2020 ARRI Academy Camera Classes:

ARRI Academy offers a wide range of multi-day training courses, individual sessions and educational events, enabling users of all abilities to gain hands-on knowledge of ARRI products and workflows, and build their on-set confidence.

Upcoming Classes:
Certified Training for Lighting Techniques – Uxbridge UK – 28 February to 01 March, 2020 / 24-26 April, 2020 / 26-28 June 2020.

Please visit website for more information (including cost and to confirm class date) and to register:  https://www.arri.com/en/learn-help/arri-academy/schedule-and-booking

 

Codex Training Classes

Codex holds training classes at their London Office. For more details, including cost, and to register, visit:
www.codexdigital.com

 

BSC Expo 2020

30 January – 1 February, 2020, Battersea Evolution, Battersea, London, UK

http://www.bscexpo.com

 

AES Dublin 2020

Pro Audio Convention

Showcase: TBD March 2020 / Program: TBD March 2020, Dublin, Ireland

http://www.aes.org

 

DAM Europe 2020

The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media

TBD June 2020, London, UK

http://www.henrystewartconferences.com/DAMEU2019/

 

ACE Editfest London

June TBD, 2020, TBD, London

https://americancinemaeditors.org/editfest-london/

 

74th Edinburgh International Film Festival

TBD June or July 2020, Edinburgh, Scotland

https://www.edfilmfest.org.uk

 

DELLiVR Conference

2020 Dates TBD, London

Produced by FMC, in partnership with Dell and Adobe, DELLiVR is a one-of-a-kind event designed to provide the ultimate, practical, hands-on training for production and post-production professionals on how to create compelling 360/VR/AR content.

http://www.dellivrconference.com

 

64th BFI Film Festival

TBD October 2020, London, UK

http://www.bfi.org.uk/lff