Roger Deakins, the Torquay-born legend of cinematography, has been promoting True Grit his latest film with the Coen brother. Roger’s cinematic backlist is longer and more impressive than most arms, here’s some of his choicest quotes on filmmaking, the film industry and the making of those modern classics he’s been involved with
What is that makes the Coens’ characters. Let’s take a look at the production notes to find out… It’s details of character that inform their films with spirit and style.
You’ve got your story and you’ve got your cast, but where are you going to shoot the thing? In part two of our Burn After Reading ‘inside the production’ pieces, we get the gen on where and why they shot where they did.
Because we’re fans of the Coen’s, we thought we’d give you some of the press stuff that is associated with their next offering, Burn After Reading. This film doesn’t feature the immense talents of Torquay-boy and director of photography Roger Deakins, but the next Coen film does. Enough of the future… let’s hear about the […]
Burn After Reading is the next offering from the Coen brothers. It stars George Clooney, John Malkovich, Frances McDormand, Brad Pitt and Tilda Swinton and will be in cinemas from October 17. This dark spy-comedy doesn’t use the talents of Devon’s own Roger Deakins, DP, (who will be back with the Coens in 2009 with […]