Tag: Janusz Kamiński

The Post (2017): A Potent & Timely Awards-Season Fare

The Post (2017) is one of those all-American, ambitiously political movies that swiftly represents the past to reflect upon on the aggravating present. It’s cry for the freedom-of-the-press is intended to deeply…

The Great Cinematographers and their “Visions of Light”: A love letter to the DOP

Great cinematography has a tendency of sneaking up on you. When it’s done well, the average moviegoer will have a sense of appreciation for the level of visual beauty on display but most people aren’t really conscious of the artistry involved and the incredible level of work that goes into the making of all of those pretty pictures. I know for me personally, it took many years of film appreciation before it finally occurred to me the extremely important place that cinematography holds within the movie making process.