The Lumiere™ Awards recognize outstanding international achievement in the creation of immersive storytelling using advanced visual technologies like Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, High Dynamic Range, Stereo 3D, 360 Video, High Frame Rate, Artificial Intelligence, Real-Time Rendering and more. The Society honors content and experiences produced for film, television, advertising, gaming, mobile, online and much more. Past Lumiere winners includes some of Hollywood’s biggest creative leaders, such as Martin Scorsese, Ang Lee, Victoria Alonso, Jon Favreau, and Jeffrey Katzenberg.
Award winners will be recognized at the 10th Annual Lumiere Awards celebration on January 30, 2019 at 7pm at the Steven J. Ross Theater on the Warner Bros. studio lot.
The Harold Lloyd Award
The Advanced Imaging Society to present 2019 Harold Lloyd Award to Academy Awards winning writer, producer, director Christopher McQuarrie.
The Sir Charles Wheatstone Award
Cinionic to receive Sir Charles Wheatstone Award for technical innovation in cinema.
About the AIS Lumiere Award Statuette
Made for the Society by the R.S. Owens Company of Chicago, (who also manufacture the Oscar for the Academy Awards), The Lumiere Statuette depicts the Roman goddess of dawn, Aurora, lifting her head to greet the morning light. She is made of bronze and covered with gold and is seen in the company of Oscars, Emmys, Golden Lions and BAFTA Awards in display cabinets around the world. These statuettes are presented as the pinnacle of entertainments arts and technologies by our chapters in China, Japan, and Europe.