Leos Carax’s Annette starring Marion Cotillard and Adam Driver will open Cannes

Nine years after the remarkable Holy Motors, presented in competition, Leos Carax will unveil in Cannes his new feature, a film eagerly awaited by cinephiles around the world. Annette, Carax’s first film in English, will open the Cannes 74th International Film Festival on Tuesday 6 July. Set in contemporary Los Angeles, Annette tells the story of Henry, a stand-up comedian … Read more

Dan Mindel BSC ASC SASC / Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

Robbie Ryan BSC ISC / Marriage Story

Uncoupling Robbie Ryan BSC ISC / Marriage Story Uncoupling Robbie Ryan BSC ISC / Marriage Story Shot on Kodak 35mm film, director Noah Baumbach’s tragi-comedy Marriage Story earned multiple nominations during the 2020 awards season. Its sure-footed cinematography was composed by Robbie Ryan BSC ISC. Baumbach’s sensitive and sharp-witted bi-coastal narrative centres on a marriage … Read more

Fred Elmes ASC / The Dead Don't Die

Gore Blimey Fred Elmes ASC / The Dead Don’t Die Gore Blimey Fred Elmes ASC / The Dead Don’t Die WANT TO READ IT ALL? Below is only a teaser, and the full interview can be found in the July 2019 issue (94) of British Cinematographer magazine. If you purchase a year’s digital subscription from … Read more

Chayse Irvin CSC / BlacKkKlansman

Emotional Emulsions Chayse Irvin CSC / BlacKkKlansman Emotional Emulsions Chayse Irvin CSC / BlacKkKlansman WANT TO READ IT ALL? Below is only a teaser, and the full interview can be found in the September 2018 issue (89) of British Cinematographer magazine. If you purchase a year’s digital subscription from just £30, or a year’s all-inclusive … Read more

Fred Elmes ASC / Paterson

Poetry in motion Fred Elmes ASC / Paterson Poetry in motion Fred Elmes ASC / Paterson At the merest mention of his name, in casual conversations with other cinematographers prior to this interview, covetous sighs of “lucky you”, plus positive gasps of “ooh” and “ah”, were readily forthcoming. So it came with a heightened sense … Read more

Dan Mindel ASC BSC / Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens

Space is the place Dan Mindel ASC BSC / Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens Space is the place Dan Mindel ASC BSC / Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens When director JJ Abrams and cinematographer Dan Mindel ASC BSC approached Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens,  they weren’t just facing an extraordinarily complex … Read more