Police guitarist Andy Summers' recording studio, located just a block from the ocean, is housed in an airy, multilevel building with a storied history. Once home to artist Jean-Michel Basquiat ("You…
Accepting a lifetime achievement award at Karlovy Vary doesn't mean Oliver Stone is now resting on his laurels. "On the contrary, it's spurring me on creatively," says the director.
Blame it on the moon; after Olympia Dukakis won the Oscar as Cher's tough, sardonic mother in the 1987 romantic comedy "Moonstruck," she became both a household name and Hollywood's go-to actress for…
In crafting stories of rebels and rejects, toon storytellers stay kid-relevant
A lonely canoe drifts and slowly disappears into the limitless ocean under a foreboding sky.
If daunting physical conditions served as an impediment to Dean Semler, he wouldn't have much of a career. But this sturdy, versatile cinematographer -- characterized by an ageless enthusiasm and an…
With 10 Academy Award nominations and no wins so far, British d.p. Roger Deakins is closing in on the late George Folsey's record as Oscar's ultimate cinematography bridesmaid, with 13 noms.
It's not surprising to learn that Adam Sikora started off wanting to "be a painter and then a photographer" before focusing on the moving image.
Chung-hoon Chung, who was born in 1970 in Seoul, South Korea, started out as a child actor and cinephiles everywhere can be thankful that he turned out to be "a horrible one -- really bad."
It's a very long way from Chile to the Caucasus, but Chilean d.p. Inti Briones -- who was actually born in Lima, Peru, and lived there until age 20 -- shot the 2011 thriller "The Loneliest Planet" as…
Natasha Braier, a Buenos Aires native, didn't emerge from the womb ready to shoot, but it was close. She shot her first short at eight with a super 8 camera, studied dance and art, and went on to…