LUX would like to congratulate the following clients whom have been selected for this year’s Variety’s 10 Cinematographer’s to Watch list; Director of Photography Arnaud Potier, AFC who has recently wrapped on Melanie Laurent’s GALVESTON; Director of Photography Ari Wegner, whose work can be seen in the director William Oldroyd’s feature LADY MACBETH and Director of Photography Alexis Zabe who has recently been working with director Sean Parker on his upcoming film THE FLORIDA PROJECT.
Director of Photography Rob Hardy, BSC, begins work on the latest instalment of the popular franchise MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 6. Director Christopher McQuarrie is tasked with continuing Ethan Hunt’s adventures, produced by Bad Robot, Skydance Media and Paramount.
Director John Ridley’s 6 episode series, GUERRILLA, has begun streaming in the UK on Sky Atlantic and starts Sunday, April 16 on Showtime. The series follows a politically active couple who liberate a political prisoner and form a radical underground cell in 1970s London. Episode 6 in the series is shot by Director of Photography, Ari Wegner.
LUX would like to congratulate the following clients whose projects have been officially selected for this year’s Cannes Film Festival. In Competition are the following films: YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE, directed by Lynne Ramsay and shot by Director of Photography, Tom Townend; JUPITER’S MOON directed by Kornél Mundruczó and edited by Dávid Jáncso; THE KILLING OF A SCARED DEER, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos and shot by Director of Photography Thimios Bakatakis; OKJA, directed by Bong Joon-ho and shot by Director of Photography Darius Khondji, ASC, AFC and THE SQUARE, directed by Ruben Ostlund and edited by Jacob Secher Schulsinger. Opening for Un Certain Regard is Mathieu Amalric’s BARBARA, edited by François Gedigier. In the 70th Anniversary Events category there are screenings for COME SWIM, directed by Kirsten Stewart and edited by Jacob Secher Schulsinger and TOP OF THE LAKE: CHINA GIRL, directed by Jane Campion & Ariel Kleiman with production design by Annie Beauchamp. The festival will take place from 17-28 May.
Congratulations to our following clients whom all have projects nominated for this year’s BAFTA TV Awards: THE CROWN, shot by Director of Photography, Ole Bratt Birkeland has been nominated for an impressive 5 awards including Best Drama Series. Nominated for Best Mini Series are, NATIONAL TREASURE, shot by Director of Photography, Ole Bratt Birkeland and THE WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION, with production design by Nick Palmer. The awards will be announced on Sunday 14 May.
Production Designer, Jacqueline Abrahams has begun work on Director Kristoffer Nyholm’s KEEPERS. The psychological thriller stars Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan, and Joe Alwyn and is produced by Mad As Birds.