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Film, "Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff": Doc on Legendary Lenser

"Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff": Doc on Legendary Lenser

He gave me half my performance with the lighting," says actress Kathleen Byron of cinematographer Jack Cardiff, who shot her in 1947's Black Narcissus. A rebuke to style-versus-substance segregationists, these words pay tribute to the star of Craig McCall's documentary,…
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Calendar, Night&Day British Island Accents

British Island Accents

The emotional gut-punch of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s most haunting movies, The Red Shoes and Black Narcissus, owes a great deal to Jack Cardiff’s primal yet lush Technicolor compositions. The Mostly British Film Festival pays homage to the great…
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