Recently, the Film Blerds were asked to weigh in on 5 films and the accompanying cinematographers, the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) had announced for feature film, documentary and television cinematography. The ASC's choices represented the organization’s picks for THE MOST COMPELLING VISUAL FILMMAKING over the past 14 months.
The films are:
Mank - Erik Messerschmidt
The Trial of the Chicago 7 - Phedon Papamichael
Nomadland - James Joshua Richards
Cherry - Newton Thomas Sigel
News of the World - Dariusz Wolski
You should watch these films first, then come back and listen to this episode. See if you agree with the Blerds!
A concise deep-dive look at movies (and some pop culture) by 2 of the Blerdiest guys around, your hosts, Brandon Norwood and Jeff Stewart!