American Cinematographer magazine interviews cinematographers, directors and other key collaborators involved in creative process of bringing film and television projects to the screen.
Da 5 Bloods / Newton Thomas Sigel, ASC, Episode #107
The cinematographer discusses “going up the river” for Spike Lee’s striking Vietnam War epic, creatively employing multiple formats for image capture.
Avenue 5 / Eben Bolter, BSC, Episode #106
Exploring new a genre with Armando Iannucci's satirical ensemble sci-fi comedy set in space.
Cinematography for Disney/Pixar Animation — Sharon Calahan, ASC, Episode #105
The cinematographer discusses her approach to lighting and the evolution of computer-generated cinematography.
The Dead Don’t Die / Frederick Elmes, ASC, Episode #104
The cinematographer discusses his unique collaboration with director Jim Jarmusch on this comedic horror satire.
Joker / Lawrence Sher, ASC, Episode #103
The cinematographer discusses his sixth collaboration with director Todd Phillips, which he calls “the most uncompromised thing we’ve done to date.”
Jojo Rabbit / Mihai Mălaimare Jr., Episode #102
The cinematographer discusses his collaboration with director Taika Waititi and how he photographed this satirical black comedy set in Nazi Germany.