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Raindance Masterclass: Cinematography with Roberto Schaefer
September 14, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This members-only event is available IN-PERSON, LIVE ONLINE and on VIDEO-ON-DEMAND.
THE CAMERA HOUSE presents “Raindance Masterclass: Cinematography with Roberto Schaefer”
One of today's greatest cinematographers, Roberto Schaefer (Finding Neverland, Quantum of Solace, Monster's Ball, Stranger Than Fiction) comes to Raindance to meet with and speak for members all around the world as part of Raindance Masterclass Series.
During this masterclass moderated by producer Julia Verdin (Merchant of Venice, 2 Jacks, Stander), Schaefer will talk about his unique approach to cinematography, how he started his career, what his inspirations were, how he worked with top directors from Christopher Guest to Marc Forster, how he worked with A-list stars like Daniel Craig, Emma Thompson, Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Daniel Hoffman, Will Ferrell and approached his relationship with them, technical challenges he has faced as a cinematographer and how he overcame them, how his approach as a DP works differently from commercials to features and TV, and what kind of projects he's looking to work on in the future.
SCHEDULE & RSVP
7:00 - 8:00pm - Reception
8:00 - 9:00pm - Masterclass
This is a Members-Only event. Not a Member? Join now.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Writers, directors, producers, actors, filmmakers, cinema lovers, anyone with an interest in movies.
Roberto Schaefer attended school and graduated art school with a BFA major in multimedia / conceptual art. He first moved to Cape Cod Massachusetts and then Tribeca in NYC. He operated camera and DP’d some European feature news and short films. Then he moved to Italy where he began to DP feature films and music videos, and operated steadicam. Ten years later he moved to Los Angeles and continued with his career. In 2006 he became a member of the ASC and AMPAS. In 2011 he became a member of the AIC and IMAGO. He continues to shoot feature movies and TV commercials when possible.
ABOUT THE CAMERA HOUSE
THE CAMERA HOUSE (TCH) is a first class, service-focused boutique camera rental company serving the film and television market since 1999. When TCH was established, we were the first company outside the large, old, well-established rental brands to bring a chic, hip, sexy working environment to the camera, lens and support business. Since our inception, we have been at the forefront of new and emerging technologies. The Camera House helped pioneer the adoption of digital cinema cameras and file based workflows, both of which are now industry standards. Raindance Members get discounts on camera equipment from The Camera House.