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January 1, 2018

Ep 17 – Charlotte Bruus Christensen – Discusses her career, Thomas Vinterberg, Aaron Sorkin, Molly’s Game, Girl on a Train and Fences

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 17 – Charlotte Bruus Christensen

Director of Photograhy Charlotte Bruus Christensen is our featured guest.

Charlotte Bruus Christensen is a Director of Photograhy working at the highest levels of Hollywood. You’ve may have heard quite a bit about her most recent work Molly’s Game which tells the true story of Molly Bloom, played in the movie by Jessica Chastain and marks the directorial debut of Academy Award winning writer Aaron Sorkin. Check out her website here.

The War Story is from Suny Behar

Illya’s and Ben share the Short End this week with a wrap up of storytelling in 2017.

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Editor in Chief:  Illya Friedman
Host: Ben Rock
Producer: Alana Kode
Editor: Mike Willbanks
Composer: Kays Alatractchi

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December 25, 2017

Ep 16 – Jim Frohna – Explains his craft, working with Jill Soloway, Amazon Studios and shooting one of the memorable commercials ever made

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 16 – Jim Frohna

Cinematographer Jim Frohna is our featured guest.

Emmy award nominated cinematographer Jim Frohna road to cinematographer started in the electrical department working on features like The Usual Suspects and Adaptation. Today he’s a cinematographer for features and series including the Jill Soloway’s series Transparent and I Love Dick. Check out his website here.

The War Story is from Charlotte Bruus Christensen

Illya’s Short End this week is LED Lighting – A revolution in production lighting.

Ben’s has 2 Short Ends the first is “Screener Season,” and the second is ShareGrid.

Podcast Credits:

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Editor in Chief:  Illya Friedman
Host: Ben Rock
Producer: Alana Kode
Editor: Mike Willbanks
Composer: Kays Alatractchi

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December 3, 2017

Ep 15 – Christian Sebaldt, ASC – Shooting CSI, Resident Evil, Rush Hour and more

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 15 – Christian Sebaldt, ASC

Christian Sebaldt, ASC is our featured guest.

An Emmy award winning cinematographer with thirty-five feature film credits and more than one hundred television episode, Christian Sebaldt can do it all, and has. Check out his website

The War Story is from James Frohna, ASC

Illya’s Short End this week is Shepard Maddness- the On-line Shepard’s Tone Generator.

Ben’s Short End is Shudder VOD Streaming Service

Podcast Credits:

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Editor in Chief:  Illya Friedman
Host: Ben Rock
Producer: Alana Kode
Editor: Mike Willbanks
Composer: Kays Alatractchi

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September 6, 2017

Ep 14 – Rodney Charters, ASC – Talks about his amazing career including the highly influential “24”

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 14 – Rodney Charters, ASC

The Cinematography Podcast returns with featured guest Rodney Charters, ASC.

ASC Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Rodney Charters spoke with the Cinematography Podcast about his life and career behind the camera.

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The War Story is from Christian Sebaldt, ASC

Illya’s Short End this week is The Sharegrid Anamorphic Lens Test.

Ben’s Short End is Victor Crowley aka “Hatchet 4”

Podcast Credits:

Episode Sponsors
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Editor in Chief:  Illya Friedman
Host: Ben Rock
Editor: Mike Willbanks
Composer: Kays Alatractchi

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May 8, 2017

Ep 13 – Roman Vas’yanov – On film school, working with David Ayer and Suicide Squad

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 13 – Roman Vas’yanov

The Cinematography Podcast returns with featured guest Roman Vas’yanov.

Perhaps best known for his work with director David Ayer, including the features End of Watch, Fury and Suicide Squad, Roman Vas’yanov has an extremely impressive body of work.

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The War Story is from Rodney Charters, ASC

Illya’s Short End this week is “Patriot.”

Ben’s Short End is “Shout Factory

Podcast Credits:

Editor in Chief:  Illya Friedman
Host: Ben Rock
Editor: Mike Willbanks
Composer: Kays Alatractchi

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February 27, 2017

Ep 12 – Anthony Liberatore

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 12 – Anthony Liberatore

The Cinematography Podcast returns with featured guest Anthony Liberatore.

If you’ve seen the Academy Award Best Picture Winner “Argo” then you’ve seen the work of Storyboard Artist Anthony Liberatore.  Chances are you’ve seen the results of his work in such massive studio tentpole franchise films like Mission Impossible, Captain America and Fast & Furious.

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The War Story is from Roman Vas’yanov

Illya’s Short End this week is “8K.”

Ben’s Short End is the Showtime original series “Shooting Virtual Reality

Correction:  Illya mentions that noted cinematographer Sven Nykvist is related to “Nyquist Theory” but then gets distracted and unfortunately never explains that Sven Nykvist could use Nyquist Theory to describe the process of retaining the look of film after going through a telecine process.  The reality is that Sven Nykvist and the Nyquist-Shannon Sampling Therom are of course unrelated, but you can learn more about Nyquist-Shannon here.

Podcast Credits:

Editor in Chief:  Illya Friedman
Editor: Ben Rock
Composer: Kays Alatractchi

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September 5, 2016

Ep 11 – Charles Papert

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 11 – Charles Papert

The Cinematography Podcast returns with Cinematographer Charles Papert.

Perhaps best known as the DP of the series Key & Peele, Charles Papert has a long career in movies and television including shooting one of the most memorable moments in movie history, that famous scene in “Office Space.”

See what Keegan Michael Key and Jordan Peele have to say about Charles in this episode of Backlight Tour

Follow Charles on Instagram @charlespapert

The War Story is from Tony Libertore

Illya’s Short End this week is “Syrp.”

Ben’s Short End is the Showtime original series “Billions.

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July 13, 2016

Ep 10 – Roberto Schaefer, ASC, AIC

The Cinematography Podcast Episode 10 – Roberto Schaefer, ASC, AIC

The Cinematography Podcast returns with an outstanding interview with Cinematographer Roberto Schaefer, ASC, AIC.
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The War Story is from Charles Papert
Follow Charles on Instagram @charlespapert

Illya’s Short End this week is “http://hotrodcameras.com/catalogsearch/result/?cat=0&q=quasar+science”target=”_blank”>Quasar Science Lighting.”

Ben’s Short End is the Android/iOS app Fyuse “Billions

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