The Revenant Cinematography
The Revenant Cinematography

'The Revenant': Behind Emmanuel Lubezki's 'Terrifying' Approach to Cinematography

“The Revenant” D.P. Emmanuel “Chivo” Lubezki is going for his third consecutive cinematography Oscar. Chivo avoids video interviews, but we talk to cinematographers Roger Deakins, John Seale, Matyas Erdely and Mandy Walker, as well as Lubezki’s regular digital colorist, Steven J. Scott, about what’s put Chivo at the top of his field.

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    “Big Mouth” writers Nick Kroll and Mark Rivers went behind the scenes of the puberty themed songs of the Netflix animated series. From the onset Kroll knew there would be a musical element to the show, and he knew the right person for the job. “It turns out that there are various comedy writers that [...]

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    'Schitt's Creek's' Catherine O'Hara Takes Us Inside Moira Rose's Wig Collection

    Moira Rose, the family matriarch in CBS’ “Schitt’s Creek”  has become a cast-favorite in the Canadian sitcom – not only because of her outrageous one-liners and superfluous outfits but perhaps most of all because of the countless vibrant wigs she dons in every episode. For Variety‘s Artisans series, Catherine O’Hara, who plays Rose in the [...]

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    'Sharp Objects': John Paino on Bringing Gillian Flynn's Novel to Life

    John Paino, the production designer for HBO’s “Sharp Objects,” spoke to Variety about bringing the world from Gillian Flynn’s novel to the small screen. That involved finding the perfect Victorian mansion to use as Adora’s house, as well as designing Amma’s dollhouse, which also became a metaphorical focal point of the series. “It is Adora’s [...]

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    The Must-See Panels And Activations At Comic-Con 2019

    San Diego Comic-Con is in full swing, and with “Game of Thrones” showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss canceling on their Hall H panel, and the possibility of an Angelina Jolie SDCC spotting, the anticipation is high! Here’s our breakdown of panels, screenings and signings we’re most excited to experience this year at the 50th […]

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    Comic-Con 2019: Best of Showroom Floor

    Sifting through the insanity on the San Diego Comic-Con showroom floor can be hard, so Variety did the heavy lifting. Check out our highlights, from the “Star Wars” booth to the “Jurassic Park” Jeff Goldblum shrine — a long overdo addition.

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