Austin Film Meet: Widescreen Format
Monday, March 21, 2011
Announcements at 7pm

Long-time AFM member and Cinematographer Jeffrey Buras will give a presentation on Widescreen Format.

Why Widescreen?

The aesthetics and history of widescreen cinema

An in-depth look at the shape of the cinema screen; covering the reasons why widescreen exists, the affects widescreen can instill in an audience, and compositional strategies for an effective use of the widescreen format.  The presentation will also include an open discussion on the future of widescreen in a world where you can watch movies on a smartphone.

Jeffrey Buras Cinematography Demo Reel from Jeffrey Buras on Vimeo.