We are very excited to welcome Director of Photography, Darius Khondji ASC, to LUX. Darius brings an impeccable roster of projects to his name and has worked with a host of international directors, including: Jean-Pierre Jeunet, David Fincher, Roman Polanski, Woody Allen, Wes Anderson, Bernardo Bertolucci, Alan Parker, Wong Kar-wai, Sydney Pollack, Danny Boyle and Michael Haneke. Darius has recently finished shooting director James Gray’s, LOST CITY OF Z, which is released in April, and OKJA, directed by Bong Joon-ho, which is due out later this year.
Woody Harrelson’s directorial debut, LOST IN LONDON, is an ambitious project, being the first time ever a film is being shot and streamed live into theatres. Production Designer, Sophie Becher, is on hand for set design as part of tonights historical screening, which stars Woody Harrelson and Owen Wilson and is produced by Bloom Media.
Director of Photography, Nanu Segal, has begun shooting director Jim Hosking’s feature, AN EVENING WITH BEVERLY LUFF LINN. Produced by Park Pictures & Wigwam Films, the film stars Emile Hirsch and Aubrey Plaza.
Editor Mark Everson returns to work with director and writer Paul King on the sequel, PADDINGTON 2. The sequel sees the return of the original cast, along with new members Hugh Grant and Brendan Gleeson and is being produced by Heyday Films and Studio Canal.
LUX would like to extend a very big congratulations to costume designer Michele Clapton, whose incredible talent has earned her two nominations at this year’s Costume Designers Guild Awards; for Outstanding Period Television Series on THE CROWN and Outstanding Fantasy Television Series for GAME OF THRONES and to LUX’s new signing Rebecca Hale, whose work ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS has been nominated for Excellence in Contemporary Film. The awards will take place at the Beverly Hilton, February 21.