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Widescreen Weekend 2003
21 - 24 March, 2003. Pictureville, Bradford, England

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The 70mm Newsletter
Written by: Thomas Hauerslev Date: 30.04.2017 (Remastered)
Introductions at the Pictureville. Picture by Thomas Hauerslev

Bill Lawrence, Head of Cinema:
The Widescreen Weekend is a celebration of all that is extraordinary in large format film and has become a highlight on the film festival calendar.

• Read full text: Creating the Widescreen Weekend

Tony Cutts & Duncan McGregor, Heads of Projection:
The audiences clearly prefer the curve to the flat screen. Generally, we have a difficult job explaining the difference between the formats and what film goes on which screen. "Why don't you show this on the curve?" they often ask.

• Read full text: Projecting the Widescreen Weekend

Bill Lawrence, Head of Cinema:
I get quite a lot of feed-back from our guests in the form of letters, e-mails and phone calls. People are very happy, they had a great time and they think Pictureville Cinema has a nice atmosphere and is a nice place to visit. They generally have a good time here.

• Read full text: Planning the Widescreen Weekend

• Read full text: What did you think of the 2003 Wide Screen Weekend?
• Read full text: Widescreen Weekend 2003 report

• Digital Gallery: Bradford, Widescreen Weekend 2003
• 35mm Gallery: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2003
• By Richard Greenhalgh: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2003
• By Paul Rayton: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2003
 
More in 70mm reading:

Widescreen Weekend Home

Digital Gallery: Bradford, Widescreen Weekend 2003

35mm Gallery: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2003

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By Richard Greenhalgh: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2003

• By Paul Rayton: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2003

What did you think of the 2003 Wide Screen Weekend?

Widescreen Weekend 2003 report

Creating the Widescreen Weekend

Projecting the Widescreen Weekend

Planning the Widescreen Weekend

Past Widescreen Weekend programs

Travel to Bradford

Internet link:

Reel Solutions
 

Program 2003

 
CINERAMA at the  Pictureville. Picture by Thomas Hauerslev

March 21

13:45 "Spartacus" in Super Technirama 70
17:30 Reception for weekend delegates
18:15 "Forty Guns" black and white CinemaScope
20:00 "2001: A Space Odyssey" in 70mm Cinerama on the curve with the D-150 lens.

March 22
10:15 CinemaScope trailers
12:00 Technical Seminar on Scope lenses – Joe Dunton
14:00 "Search for Paradise" in Cinerama
16:30 "The Ninth Configuration" 35mm anamorphic
19:15 Lecture by Gerry Fisher - shooting film 
20:15 "The Robe" in CinemaScope

March 23
10:15 Cineramacana with Audience on Stage picture and Academy of the Widescreen Weekend
12:45 "Silk Stockings" in CinemaScope
15:00 "Cinerama Holiday" in Cinerama
17:30 Lecture by John Belton
19:00 Masterclass: Michael Deeley
19:45 "The Deer Hunter" in 70mm introduced by Michael Deeley 

March 24
10:30 "The King and I" CinemaScope 55 in Grandeur  70

• Read full text: What did you think of the 2003 Wide Screen Weekend?
• Read full text:
Widescreen Weekend 2003 report
 
 

Pictureville Cinema, Bradford

 
Projector light at the Pictureville. Picture by Thomas Hauerslev

Thomas Hauerslev, Editor The 70mm Newsletter: The Pictureville cinema, the jewel of British cinema in Bradford, West Yorkshire in the heart of Great Britain, is one of three cinemas equipped to show Cinerama in the original 3-strip format. The huge screen is wide and deeply curved. It’s the perfect framework to present 70mm with 6-track sound in Super Technirama 70, Todd-AO and Ultra Panavision 70.

• Read full text: Pictureville Cinema, Bradford, England

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