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Watch Kathryn Bigelow Direct A Scene With The New iPhone

The release of the latest iPhone has been accompanied by the usual fanfare; Apple always does a dramatic rollout for its new product, and the iPhone 13 is no exception. This time, the company has enlisted a couple of filmmakers, who are no stranger to doing dramatizations, to help model the moviemaking possibilities of the iPhone 13.A new video shows Kathryn Bigelow, the Oscar-winning director of "The Hurt Locker," and Greig Fraser, the Oscar-nominated cinematographer of "Lion," using the iPhone...
Tags: Apple, Movies, News, Steven Soderbergh, Kathryn Bigelow, Point Break, Fraser, Roger Deakins, Bigelow, Ben Pearson, Deakins, SlashFilm, Greig Fraser, Lulu Wang, James Deakins, Kathryn Bigelow the Oscar

The Daily Stream: The Vast Of Night Is A Hidden Gem That Uses A Radio Drama Style To Tell UFO Stories

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they've been watching, why it's worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Movie: "The Vast of Night"Where You Can Stream It: Amazon Prime VideoThe Pitch: A small-town disc jockey and a switchboard operator in '50s New Mexico receive strange calls and pick up an audio signal that might herald an alien presence in the skies overhead. It's a night when most of the town is at a high school basketball game,...
Tags: Movies, Orson Welles, New Mexico, Ray, Everett, Jill, Art Bell, Roger Deakins, WINSTON, SlashFilm, Andrew Patterson, Sierra mccormick, James Deakins, Team deakins, Everett Sloan Jake Horowitz, Fay Crocker

The Quarantine Stream: The Team Deakins Podcast is Like a Free Audio Version of Film School

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Podcast: Team Deakins Where You Can Stream It: Apple, Spotify, the usual places podcasts can be heard. The Pitch: Twice a week, Oscar-winning cinematographer Roger Deakins (Blade Runner 2049, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, The Shawshank Redemption) and his wife and collaborator James Deakins are joined by a gue...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Features, James, Martin Scorsese, Roger, Roger Deakins, Jesse James, Rodrigo Prieto, Coward Robert Ford, Featured Stories Sidebar, The Quarantine Stream, James Deakins

‘Alien Nation’ Update: Jeff Nichols Turned His Film Remake into a 10-Episode TV Pitch

Jeff Nichols, the filmmaker behind movies like Take Shelter, Mud, and Midnight Special, is one of the best directors who isn’t quite a household name yet. But his next planned project, a big budget remake of the 1988 sci-fi buddy cop film Alien Nation, seemed poised to launch his career to the next level. Unfortunately, that movie ended up becoming a casualty of Disney’s acquisition of Fox, which was a big disappointment – but the project has since mutated into a different form. According to Ni...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Sci-fi, Disney, Los Angeles, Fox, United States, Remakes, Nichols, Adam, Roger Deakins, James Caan, Mandy Patinkin, Jeff Nichols, Film to TV

Cinematographer Roger Deakins, James Deakins on Team Deakins Podcast

Filmmakers all use the same tools, more or less, but do so with endlessly varied methods, says cinematographer Roger Deakins. That idea drove the master cinematographer, who won Academy Awards for Denis Villeneuve’s “Bladerunner 2049” and Sam Mendes’ “1917,” to launch with his wife James Deakins the buzzy behind-the-scenes podcast Team Deakins, a streaming chat […]
Tags: Global, Spotlight, Festivals, Sam Mendes, Roger Deakins, Denis Villeneuve, Deakins, James Deakins, EnergaCamerimage Film Festival, Roger Deakins James Deakins

Legendary Cinematographer Roger Deakins Now Has His Own Podcast

Roger Deakins, the cinematographer behind Barton Fink, No Country For Old Men, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Blade Runner 2049, 1917, and so much more, now has his own podcast. Co-hosted with his wife and collaborator James Deakins, the podcast – titled Team Deakins – features the cinematographer talking about the tricks of the trade, including lighting, location scouting, and more. Think of it as a film school for your ears. There are a handful of cinematograph...
Tags: Movies, Cool Stuff, Roger, Roger Deakins, Jesse James, Deakins, Coward Robert Ford, Barton Fink, Making a Movie, James Deakins, Team deakins, Matt Wyman