Beatriz Sastre / I Got Through

LIFE AFTER LOSS Cinematographer and director shared an emotional connection when shooting a sensitive yet powerful charity commercial to help those who have lost loved ones. Beatriz Sastre has enjoyed many successful collaborations with director Luke Brookner but partnering with him to shoot the commercial I Got Through for Grief Encounter – a charity that … Read more

Sean Bobbitt BSC / Judas and the Black Messiah

A BRUTAL BETRAYAL The visual mastery of cinematographer Sean Bobbitt BSC supports an emotional narrative journey in Shaka King’s Judas and the Black Messiah, the true story of deceit, racial injustice, and the killing of Black Panther Party leader Fred Hampton. Passionate and honest in its approach to recounting the events surrounding the betrayal and … Read more

Dick Pope BSC / Supernova

LOVE AND LOSS Dick Pope BSC / Supernova LOVE AND LOSS Dick Pope BSC / Supernova BY: Zoe Mutter Writer/director Harry Macqueen’s second feature Supernova explores love, loss and the heartbreak of coping with a terminal illness that is cruelly causing cherished memories to fade. Supernova tells the powerful love story of partners of 20 … Read more

Annika Summerson / Mogul Mowgli

CULTURE CLASH Annika Summerson / Mogul Mowgli CULTURE CLASH Annika Summerson / Mogul mowgli BY: Zoe Mutter In-depth research, artistic inspiration and flexibility for improvisation ensured cinematographer Annika Summerson’s lensing of Bassam Tariq’s first long-form fiction production was authentic and organic. Mogul Mowgli sees director Bassam Tariq and writer/lead Riz Ahmed team up to tell … Read more

Victor Kossakovsky discusses black-and-white silent film Gunda

The Russian cameraman and filmmaker Victor Kossakovsky is known for his poetic and visually powerful documentaries ¡Vivan las Antipodas! and Aquarela. His black and white silent film Gunda takes us back to the origins of filmmaking. For Joaquin Phoenix, executive producer, it’s a film of profound importance and artistry. Birgit Heidsiek spoke with Victor Kossakovsky … Read more

March 2020: Just One Language – Visual Language

Just one language – visual language Across The Pond / Mark London Williams Just one language – visual language Across The Pond / Mark London Williams By the time you read this in March – which side of the “Ides” you find yourself on – the Oscars and award season itself will be, as previously … Read more

Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC / 1917