All posts tagged "Moonlight"
If Beale Street Could Talk DP James Laxton on Using the Large Format Alexa 65 Freely for Barry Jenkins’ Period RomanceMarch 26, 2019
Director Barry Jenkins and cinematographer James Laxton have enjoyed a meteoric rise through the industry together,...
Crested Butte Film Festival 2017: Strong Shorts, Doc Blocks, and Beer-Slinging Round Out This Rocky Mountain HubOctober 23, 2017
I felt a bit jostled as I disembarked from the puddle-jumper out of Denver. The ride...
The Cutting Edge: Tips on Working Better With Your Editor, From the Sundance NEXT FEST 2017 PanelAugust 21, 2017
Cinema royalty descended on Downtown Los Angeles from August 10-13, 2017 for another year of Sundance...
Moonlight Co-Editor Nat Sanders Talks Quitting Your Day Job, Disagreeing With Directors and That Awkward Oscars MomentMay 17, 2017
Though his nomination for a Best Editing Oscar for Moonlight wasn’t as monumental as his co-editor Joi McMillon’s—she was...
Festival Wrap: A Weekend Film School, Spaceballs Screening and Joe Pantoliano at Sunscreen Film Festival 2017May 10, 2017
Through its unprecedented success on both the festival circuit and mainstream awards platforms, Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight...
Getting With the Program: Quad Cinema Is the Latest Addition to a Growing Wave of NYC Indie Arthouse ExhibitionApril 17, 2017
“The economics of an arthouse cinema are not kind, I’ll admit,” says C. Mason Wells, Director...
Independent Spirit Awards 2017: Spirits Stick to Their Essence, Rewarding Moonlight, The Witch and Spa NightFebruary 26, 2017
Breaking with what in recent editions served as a preview to the Academy Awards, the 2017...
Flash Forward: Everybody Loves Somebody Star Karla Souza Has Ambition to SpareFebruary 22, 2017
Karla Souza is uninterested in pursuing work that perpetuates outdated depictions of Latinas in entertainment, thank...
Janelle Monáe, Ruth Negga, Dev Patel and More: Eight Rising "Virtuosos" Dropped Serious Wisdom in Santa BarbaraFebruary 17, 2017
Through characters as eclectic as a kindhearted drug dealer, a woman heading to court for love,...
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Watch: Barry Jenkins Rides the Cinematic High of Wong Kar-wai’s In the Mood For LoveNovember 30, 2016
How can a film’s setting feel so massive in scope and scale, yet so insular, as if...
Indie Spirit Nominations: 32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards Name Their 2016 Film PicksNovember 22, 2016
The Film Independent Spirit Awards announced the nominations today for the 32nd edition of the awards,...
Eye Piece: Moonlight DP James Laxton Illuminates Miami’s Bold, Blue, Beautiful DarknessOctober 18, 2016
Following the life of Chiron, a young man coming of age in Miami during the “War...
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- On the Rocks Cinematographer Philippe Le Sourd Worked to Understand Sofia Coppola’s Vision — Then Embraced Questions October 22, 2020
- Meet Maria Bakalova, the Actress Who Plays Borat’s Daughter October 22, 2020