Alex Garland’s much anticipated sci-fi thriller, ANNIHILATION, shot by Director of Photography, Rob Hardy, BSC, and additional editing by Erline O’Donovan, is now playing across US cinemas from today. The film, an adaptation of the first book in Jeff Vandermeer’s Southern Reach trilogy, stars Natalie Portman who leads an all female cast. The feature premieres on Netflix on 12 March.
Editor, Nick Emerson has recently been named in The Hollywood Reporter as one of five UK Film Talents on the Rise. Nick is known for his work on the indie hit LADY MACBETH; DAPHNE; FILM STARS DON’T DIE IN LIVERPOOL; PIN CUSHION, plus the upcoming AN EVENING WITH BEVERLY LUFF LINN and Neil Jordan’s THE WIDOW.
LUX would like to congratulate the following clients whose films won an award at the 2018 BAFTA’s: I AM NOT A WITCH, directed by Rungano Nyoni and edited by George Cragg with production design by Nathan Parker, won the award for Outstanding British Film and Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director or Producer; Gary Oldman won the award for Leading Actor for his work in DARKEST HOUR, directed by Joe Wright and was edited by Valerio Bonelli.
Director of Photography, Thimios Bakatakis, is currently shooting Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala’s upcoming horror-thriller, THE LODGE. .The film, which will be their first English-language, stars Riley Keough as a young woman whom, along her new stepchildren, are menaced by a terrifying supernatural force while spending Christmas in their remote cabin.