Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff
Release Date: May 13th, 2011
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 26 min.
This documentary explores the life of Jack Cardiff, a former child actor who went on to achieve great things in film. But Cardiff didn't excel in front of the camera; he mastered the camera itself, using his painting background to perfect the art of lighting in cinema. Cardiff's talent as a cinematographer is seen in clips from some of his most acclaimed works, like "Black Narcissus" and "The Red Shoes," while the praise of luminaries like Martin Scorsese cements his legend.
Director: Craig McCall
Distributor: Strand Releasing