Film Review: “Drive”

I often gauge a film’s strength by how close it falls to its ideal position on the impressionism/exposition continuum. At the most extreme point on the exposition end of the spectrum lies motion picture work that is almost exclusively concerned with dispensing information. The nightly news, CNN, and the weakest documentary films––these are projects where […]

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The Doc Interview: A Case Study

September has been a bit of a slow shooting month, so I’ve kept busy studying The King’s Gambit, entertaining old friends visiting from out of town, and picking up some lighting work on a few episodic dramas (CSI, 90210, etc). I had a brief shoot for an independent documentary directed by Ted Gesing last weekend […]

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