Cinema Laboratories

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The laboratory La Camera Ottica is dedicated to film and video preservation and restoration, while the laboratory CREA (Center of Researches and Audiovisual Processes) is dedicated to digital production and post-production. The laboratories are provided with specialized equipment and their team owns differentiated and integrated competences of historiographic, theoretical and methodological, technical and scientific level. The laboratories are specialized in preservation, restoration and valorization of lossy formats, obsolete video formats, experimental cinema, video art and amateur filmmaking. Between 2004 and 2005 the laboratories have preserved and restored hundreds audiovisual works and documents by international artists, such as:
  • Pierre Clémenti
  • Edgar Reitz
  • Aldo Tambellini
  • Massimo Bacigalupo
  • Michele Sambin
  • Yervant Gianikian
  • Angela Ricci-Lucchi
  • Alberto Grifi
  • Videobase
  • Karpo Godina
  • Marina Abramovic
  • Vito Acconci
  • Alina Marazzi.
The laboratories represent the heart of advanced educational activities and a rich source of exchanges between research and education. The Undergraduate degree, the Postgraduate degree and the international Doctorate together with laboratory activities guarantee high educational and research levels, opening a wide range of national and international job possibilities. Cinema laboratories offer students the opportunity to deepen their own professional experiences through internships in partner Italian and foreign laboratories and film archives, such as:
Further information is available on the website of cinema laboratories.
You can also visit the Regulation of the Laboratory La Camera Ottica and the Protocol transparency of the Laboratory La Camera Ottica (these documents are only available in Italian).

Information e contacts
Scientific Project Head: Simone Venturini
Director: Gianandrea Sasso Centro Polifunzionale di Gorizia
Palazzo del Cinema, p.zza Vittoria, 41
34170 Gorizia
Phone: +39 0481 548606