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How To Train Your Dragon

HBO’s Game of Thrones demands (and delivers) VFX spectacle beyond other small-screen fare A Song of Ice and Fire is the title of novelist George R. R. Martin’s series of runaway successes in fantasy...
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Dim The Lights

Seamus McGarvey, ASC, BSC, peels back the veil on the most provocative book-to-screen adaptation since 9 ½ Weeks Shooting a film like Fifty Shades of Grey comes with challenges that go well beyond camera...
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Alone Time

More than 50 new films shot by Local 600 members set to debut at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. “Me against the world” is a proper theme for this year’s Sundance Film Festival,...
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Hacker Sackers

Stuart Dryburgh, ASC, helps navigate a dark cyber underworld in Michael Mann’s new techno thriller, Blackhat In the byzantine digital world of computer programming, there are “white hats” and “black...
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Carry On

The filmmaking team behind the Oscar-winning Dallas Buyers Club goes even deeper into the backcountry of indie production with the raw and gorgeous Wild. In 1995, a young woman named Cheryl Strayed set out to...
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See No Evil

Bobby Bukowski undergoes the third degree to recreate the harrowing prison drama Rosewater, based on the true-life memoir Then They Came For Me Even by the challenging standards nonfiction-inspired...
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Modern Family

A 6K Data-intensive workflow enables Jeff Cronenweth, ASC, to chase down a "gone girl" in his newest collaboration with David Fincher. A series of mysteries form the core for the best-selling novel Gone...
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Here Comes the Knight

David Stockton, ASC, and his talented New York-based camera team go 1970s dark noir for the sensational new FOX series Gotham There’s more mythic import to Batman than just the notion of a dark knight....
DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES

Monkey Sea

How Michael Seresin, ONZM BSC, and the creative team from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes found the “missing link” of cinematic emotion....
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Into the Wild

Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC, and DreamWorks Animation tame epic new lands for How To Train Your Dragon 2....
GODZILLA

Hey There Big Fella

Intended as a metaphor for “the bomb” and all its attendant fallout (literal and otherwise), 1954’s Godzilla achieved no small measure of financial success throughout the world, spurring countless...
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Brain Storm

Wally Pfister is tight-lipped when it comes to revealing the narrative beats of his directing debut, Transcendence...