LOVING, directed by Jeff Nichols with production design by Chad Keith, is out in UK cinemas today and released in France on 15 February. Based on the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving’s case prompting the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision which struck down laws prohibiting interracial marriage.
Our congratulations goes to Director of Photography, Daniel Landin BSC, on winning the Special Jury Award for Cinematography at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival for his work on THE YELLOW BIRDS. Based on the novel by Kevin Powers and directed by Alexandre Moors, the film stars Alden Ehrenreich and Tye Sheridan as two young US soldiers navigating the terrors of the Iraq War.
Director of Photography Eric Gautier, AFC, has begun shooting director Xavier Giannoli’s feature L’APPARITION. The film, starring Vincent Lindon, centres around a war journalist recently returned from Syria whom is summoned by the Vatican to investigate the validity of a miracle in the south of France and is being produced by Curiosa Films.
LUX is very proud to represent two cinematographers who are Oscar nominated in the Best Cinematography category at the 2017 Academy Awards. Our huge congratulations go to Director of Photography, Bradford Young, who is rewarded for his exceptional work on Denis Villeneuve’s ARRIVAL, and to Director of Photography, James Laxton, who is recognised for his stunning cinematography on Barry Jenkins’ MOONLIGHT. Our best wishes go to Bradford and James on such an outstanding achievement.