FIFTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COLOUR IN FILM

FIFTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COLOUR IN FILM

 

TICKETS ARE NECESSARY – SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE

The event is co-organised by the Colour Group GB (http://colour.org.uk/) and HTW – University of Applied Sciences Berlin(http://www.fiafnet.org/pages/Community/Supporters-HTW.html and http://krg.htw-berlin.de/files/Stg/KR/Bachelor/KRG_Audiovisuelles_und_Fotografisches_Kulturgut-Moderne_Medien_En.pdf.pdf), and  ERC Advanced Grant FilmColors (University of Zurich) (http://filmcolors.org/2015/06/15/erc/)  in collaboration with The British Film Institute (BFI) .The event will include screenings, keynote lectures and presentations from international film and colour scholars in the BFI’s – National Film Theatre 3.

For the latest version of the conference programme please go to the conference site www.colour-in-film.net

 

Date & Time: Wednesday – Friday, 11 – 13 March 2020.

Programme and Registration:

DAY ONE 

 (Wednesday 11th March) NFT3, BFI, Southbank

11:00

12:00

Consultation for prospective students

Registration BFI Southbank Foyer

13:00Opening of the Conference
Screenings
13:10Number of short screenings (including Kellar-Dorian, La Roue exc., Suspiria (Dario Argento, 1977) and others)  will be introduced by various scholars and practitioners, amongst them François Ede, France (Film Restorer); Anke Mebold, Germany, (National Deuche Archiv); James Layton, USA (MoMA), members of ERC Restoration team, Switzerland (University of Zurich).
15:45TBA

Serge Bromberg, Lobster Film, Paris, France

16:30KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Paolo Cherchi Usai , Head of the CSC Digital School of the National Film School, Lecce, Italy
18:00Book Signing BFI Southbank Foyer

Paolo Cherchi Usai  Silent Cinema and Art of Film Projection

18:10Early Evening Public Screening MAGNIFISENT OBSESSION with introduction by Barbara Flueckiger University of Zurich, Switzerland
NOTE: Conference ticket does not admit to Public Screening – see below how to obtain a ticket.


DAY TWO
 

(Thursday 12th March)NFT3, BFI, Southbank

09:30Session ONE

Introduction: FilmColors, an Interdisciplinary Approach

Barbara Flueckiger Project leader and Principal Investigator, ERC Advanced Grant FilmColors and SNF Film Colors, University of Zurich

10:00“We will be in the market for some color that is satisfactory”. Negotiating Colour Film Technology at Fox

Noemi Daugaard, SNF Film Colors, University of Zurch

10:50COFFEE BREAK BFI Southbank Foyer
11:20From Méliès to Technicolor: Artistic Practices and Scientific Strategies for Designing Colour Film

Olivia-Kristina Stutz, ERC Advanced Grant Film Colors, University of Zurich

12:00Color Mania

Eva Hielscher

Session TWO
13:40VeCoScan

Lutz Garmsen, Giorgio Trumpy, David Pfluger, ERC Advanced Grant Film Colors, University of Zurich

14:30Colour Group KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

TBA

Charles Poynton

15:20COFFEE BREAK BFI Southbank Foyer
Session THREE
15:50La Roue

TBA

16:40TBA

Anke Mebold, Deutsches Filminstitut – DIF, Filmarchiv


DAY THREE
 

(Friday 13h March)NFT3, BFI, Southbank

09:30Chromatic Lighting in Science Fiction Films

Joëlle Kost, ERC Advanced Grant Film Colors, University of Zurich

10:20How to save the environment with ‘less’. Discourses on Colour Film Preservation and Recycling in the Socialist Planned Economy

Josephine Diecke, University of Zurich, ERC Advanced Grant Film Colors

11:10 COFFEE BREAK BFI Southbank Foyer
11:40Colour and Genre. Negotiating Colour Film Technology, Aesthetic Conventions and Artistic Creation in the 1940s

Michelle Beutler, University of Zurich, ERC Advanced Grant Film Colors

12:30LUNCH BFI Southbank Foyer
13:30 KEYNOTE SPEAKER

TBA

The Thursday Evening Public Screening will not be included in your conference fee. Separate ticket will need to be purchased, maximum one each per registration. Admission to the Screening will only be allowed upon presenting a ticket.
Booking is now open via the
BFI website and be sure to use the code COLOUR so the BFI can issue with the correct ticket. 

NOTE: No recording or streaming is allowed during the conference. 

TICKETS
Decide which class of ticket you require, click the orange EVENTBRITE button and proceed to order and pay.

Non-Member of CG (GB), HTW Berlin, University of Zurich, BFI

Member of CG (GB), HTW Berlin, University of Zurich, BFI

Student Non-Member CG (GB), HTW Berlin, University of Zurich, BFI

Student Member CG(GB), HTW Berlin or University of Zurich, BFI

£118

 £95

£45

£25

ABSTRACTS

The abstracts are here as a downloadable PDF.