Italian Cinematographer FRANZ PAGOT AIC, has been awarded the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic by the Italian president Sergio Mattarella. This senior order of knighthood is the highest ranking honour of the Republic, awarded for “merit acquired by the nation” in the fields of literature, the arts, economy, public service and social, philanthropic and humanitarian activities and for long and conspicuous service in civilian and military careers”.
Cinematographer Franz Pagot AIC was born in Italy and lives since the 1980's where he developed his career by assisting in the camera department for many years. He is also a writer he has published several books including the highly-praised Immersive 3D: The Secrets Of Beautiful Stereo Cinematography.
IMAGO congratulates Franz for this highly recognition from his home country.