Industry Reception & Awards Ceremony

Cinegear Reception and Awards

The Cine Gear Expo Industry Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held Friday, June 2, 8:00pm – 11:00pm at The Paramount Theater and Paseo Grounds.

The event features conversation, cuisine, refreshments, and live music.

Awards will recognize individuals and manufacturers who have performed outstanding service and made significant contributions to advancing the art and craft of filmmaking. 

The Film Competition Awards will also be announced at this event.


Honors will be presented in following categories:

  • Technical Lifetime Achievement Award - The Cine Gear Expo 2017 Technical Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to LEE Filters, in recognition of the significant contributions the company has made to advancing the art and craft of filmmaking.

  • Legacy Lifetime Achievement Award - The Cine Gear Expo 2017 Legacy Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to Peter Anderson, ASC in recognition of the significant contributions he has made to advancing the art and craft of Cinematography.

  • Film Festival Competition Awards in three categories - Indy Short, Student Short, and Music Video/Commercial. See the list of 2017 finalists.

Those registering for the Expo may elect to purchase awards ceremony tickets.