Located in Munich, Germany, Arnold and Richter Cine Technik (A&R) was founded in 1917 and is the largest manufacturer of professional motion picture equipment in the world.
Throughout its 98-year history, ARRI has been associated with constant innovation and revolutionary technologies in all of its core businesses. The company is involved in every aspect of the film industry: engineering, design, manufacturing, equipment rental, studio lighting solutions, film production and distribution, postproduction, lab services and visual effects.
Manufactured products include the ALEXA 65, ALEXA SXT, ALEXA Mini and AMIRA cameras, which combine unsurpassed image quality with easy workflows for the best overall production value. ARRI SkyPanel and L-Series lighting fixtures incorporate the latest advances in LED illumination, while ARRI cine lenses such as the Master Anamorphic series and Ultra Wide Zoom redefine optical excellence. Pro Camera Accessories and the Electronic Control System simplify tasks on set and in post, and ARRISCAN archive technologies are helping to preserve the world's cinematic heritage.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has recognized ARRI's engineers and their technical contributions with 18 Scientific and Engineering Awards. Most recently, the developers of the ARRILASER film recorder were honored with the Academy Award of Merit® (Oscar Statuette®).