Where creativity and technology merge
Coming to Hollywood May 7-10, 2015
About the Festival
The 4K Film Festival will showcase films that have been shot and delivered in cutting-edge 4K, the next generation of entertainment technology. Our mission is to help and motivate filmmakers to embrace this new technology while promoting general awareness of and appreciation for 4K.
Submissions for the festival begin in October, 2014, and the Festival itself slated for May 7-10, 2015.
Screenings: Official selections of the festival will be shown in full 4K on theatrical projectors as well as on 4KTV's.
There will also be special screenings, including classic films scanned and restored in 4K
Product demos: Attendees will be able to check out a variety of 4K products for both filmmakers and consumers - including cameras and accessories, post production systems and tools, 4KTV's and players - and more.
Panel Discussions: Experts will discuss filmmaking and new opportunities with this newer technology
Workshops: Providing hands-on training for filmmakers
Parties: Pre-festival party with red carpet; daily networking parties
Filmmakers and VIP Lounge: Available during the days of the festival
Awards Ceremony and Prizes: At the end, the awards will be formally presented along with some valuable prizes.
Workshops for filmmakers (in the Los Angeles area):
- Intro to 4K, looking at the technology and workflow, from cameras through editing and delivery.
- Davinci Resolve: high end color correction
- Encoding and delivery, including DCP, HEVC, use of metadata, HDR and more
4K Party at NAB for filmmakers