Camerimage Winner 2019

Congratulations to Khalid Mohtaseb for his Golden Frog win at this year’s Camerimage Film Festival for Best Cinematography In A Music Video!



Jon Hopkins “Singularity” – Directed by Seb Edwards

Director of Photography – Khalid Mohtaseb

2019 Gotham Awards Nominations

We are thrilled to announce our clients whose films have been selected for the 29th Annual Gotham Awards!


“Hustlers” directed by Lorene Scafaria | Director of Photography – Todd Banhazl


“The Edge of Democracy” directed by Petra Costa | Editor David Barker


“Diane” directed by Kent Jones | Director of Photography – Wyatt Garfield


“The Lighthouse” (Willem Dafoe) directed by Robbert Eggers

 Production Designer  Craig Lathrop 

Editor – Louise Ford


“Diane” (Mary Kay Place) directed by Kent Jones | Director of Photography – Wyatt Garfield

“Her Smell” (Elisabeth Moss) directed by Alex Ross Perry

Director of Photography  Sean Price Williams


“Give Me Liberty” (Chris Galust) directed by Kirill Mikhanovsky

Director of Photography – Wyatt Garfield

“The Nightingale” (Aisling Franciosi) directed by Jennifer Kent | Production Designer  Alex Holmes

UK VMAS 2019 Winner!

DANIEL ABELLO, Winner for Best Cinematography at the UK VMAs for stunning work on FKA Twigs “Cellophane”.
Cellophane also won awards for Best Artist, Best Alternative Video, Best Editing, Best VFX, and Best Production Company. Congratulations to Daniel and all the winners!



FKA Twigs “Cellophone” – Directed by Andrew Thomas Huang

Director of PhotographyDaniel Fernández Abelló


Concerning Cinematography + Mid90s Book Release and Party

Bleach Books releases its latest edition of ‘Concerning Cinematography’. Join Christopher Blauvelt & Jonah Hill for the release of, Concerning Cinematography + Mid90s, October 20th from 5pm to 8pm, at Taix Restaurant, 1911 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026. Please RSVP at for the event.

This edition features drawings by Ryder McLaughlin and Behind-the-scenes photos by Tobin Yelland.

Pre-sale has already started! Click HERE to order your copy.




Mid90s – directed by Jonah Hill

Director of PhotographyChristopher Blauvelt 

Camerimage 2019 Nominations

Congratulations to Benoit Soler and Khalid Mohataseb on their nominations at this year’s Camerimage Festival!


Foals “Exits” – directed by Albert Moya

Director of Photography – Benoit Soler 






Jon Hopkins “Singularity” – directed by Seb Edwards

Director of Photography – Khalid Mohtaseb

UK VMAS 2019 Nominations

Congratulations to Daniel Abello and Benoit Soler on receiving Best Cinematography nominations at this year’s UK VMA’s!



FKA Twigs “Cellophane” – directed by Andrew Thomas Huang

Director of PhotographyDaniel Fernández Abelló




Agoria Ft. Phoebe Killdeer “Embrace” – directed by Jessy Moussallem

Director of PhotographyBenoit Soler


Also, congratulations to our clients who contributed to these additional nominated clips!

  • Best Rock Video – UK
    • Foals “Exits”  | Director of PhotographyBenoit Soler
    • Idles “Mercedes Marxist” | Director of Photography: Ben Fordesman
  • Best Alternative Video – UK
  • Best Dance Video – UK
    • Hot Chip “Hungry Child” | Director of Photography: Niko Wiesnet
    • Prospa “Prayer”| Director of Photography: Norm Li
  • Best Pop Video – International
    • Madonna “Dark Ballet” | Director of Photography: Paul Ozgur
  • Best Rock Video – International
    • The Lumineers “Gloria” | Director of Photography: Wyatt Garfield
  • Best Alternative Video – International
  • Best Dance Video – International
    • Apparat “Heroist” | Director of Photography: Ben Fordesman
  • Best Urban Video – International
  • Best Pop Video – Newcomer

TIFF 2019

Congratulations to our clients whose films have been selected for the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival!


“Blow the Man Down” directed by Bridget Savage Cole & Danielle Krudy | 

Director of Photography – Todd Banhazl

“The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open” directed by Kathleen Hepburn & Elle-Maija Tailfeathers | 

Director of Photography – Norm Li, CSC

“Castle in the Ground” directed by Joey Klein | 

Director of Photography – Bobby Shore, CSC | Production Designer – Zosia Mackenzie

“Synonyms” directed by Nadav Lapid | 

Editor – François Gédigier


“Hustlers” directed by Lorene Scafaria | Director of Photography Todd Banhazl


“Bad Education” directed by Cory Finley | Editor – Louise Ford

“The Friend” directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite | Director of Photography Joe Anderson

“How to Build a Girl” directed by Coky Giedroyc |

Director of Photography  Hubert Taczanowski

“Jojo Rabbit” directed by Taika Waititi | Editor – Yana Gorskaya

“The Lighthouse” directed by Robert Eggers | Production Designer  Craig Lathrop 

Editor – Louise Ford

“Military Wives” directed by Peter Cattaneo | Director of Photography  Hubert Taczanowski

“Wasp Network” directed by Olivier Assayas |Director of Photography  Denis Lenoir, ASC, AFC


“It Must Be Heaven” directed by Elia Suleiman | Director of Photography Sofian El Fani

“The Traitor” directed by Marco Bellocchio | Director of Photography Vladan Radovic, AIC


“Saint Maud” directed by Rose Glass | Director of Photography  Ben Fordesman


“My Zoe” directed by Julie Delpy | Director of Photography  Stéphane Fontaine, AFC


I Am in the World as Free and Slender as a Deer on a Plain directed by Sofia Banzhaf |

Director of Photography – Bobby Shore, CSC 

“It’s Nothing” directed by Anna Maguire | Director of Photography  Guy Godfree, CSC


The Lumineers “III” directed by Kevin Phillips | Director of Photography  Wyatt Garfield | Production Designer – David Storm


“Ready for War” directed by Andrew Renzi | Supervising Editor  Luis Carballar

Emmy Nominations 2019

Kudos to Cindy Mollo, who received a double nomination at this year’s Emmy Awards!



Ozark (Season 2 Episode 7) – Directed by Alik Sakharov

Editor – Cindy Mollo, ACE




Deadwood: The Movie – Directed by Daniel Minahan

Additional Editor – Cindy Mollo, ACE


Cannes Lions 2019 Awarding Creative Excellence

Nicolas Loir captures the Gold Lion for Cinematography in Film Craft, for his excellent work in The Blaze “Queens” music video!


The Blaze “Queens” – Directed by Jonathan & Guillaume Alric

Director of Photography Nicolas Loir




And congratulations to all our clients who contributed their talents on the winning campaigns at the 2019 Cannes Lions!

  • AT&T Cinema “Bus” | Production Designer: Jeff Mann
    • Silver Lion Campaign, Media/Entertainment: Consumer Services/Business to Business
  • Sprite “I love you Hater” | Director of Photography: Mattias Rudh
    • Bronze Lion Campaign, Food & Drink: TV/Cinema Film
  • Toon Blast “Arms” | Production Designer: Dania Saragovia
    • Bronze Lion Campaign, Leisure: TV/Cinema Film
  • Toon Blast “Body Double” | Production Designer: Dania Saragovia
    • Bronze Lion Campaign, Leisure: TV/Cinema Film
  • Voiceless Women | Director of Photography: Jacob Moller
    • Silver Lion, Direction: Film Craft

Young Director Award:

  • Voiceless Women | Director of Photography: Jacob Moller
    • Silver Screen, Changing the World Frame by Frame
    • Gold Screen, Charity Commercial
  • NOWNESS “I Want You To Panic” | Director of Photography: Jacob Moller
    • Silver Screen, Changing the World Frame by Frame
    • Gold Screen, Passion Project
  • The Unedited Truth | Director of Photography: Ben Fordesman
    • Silver Screen, Charity Commercial
  • Zalando “Stand by your Style” | Director of Photography: Benoit Soler
    • Silver Screen, Commercial
  • American Apparel “Panarea” | Director of Photography: Jan David Gunther
    • Silver Screen, Film School [up to 6 mins]
  • LOVE SUPREME “Lonely Feelings” | Director of Photography: Nicolas Loir
    • Silver Screen, Music Video

Now Playing: ‘White Crow’ and ‘Dogman’ and The National

Ralph Fiennes’ White Crow, with production design by Anne Seibel, and costume design by Madeline Fontaine, hits theatres this weekend!


“White Crow” – directed by Ralph Fiennes

Costume Designer Madeline Fontaine

Production Designer Anne Seibel 



Also, BAFTA 2019 Nominee, Dogman, directed by Matteo Garrone, with Costume Design by Massimo Cantini Parrini, is now playing in select theatres!



“Dogman” – directed by Matteo Garrone

Costume DesignerMassimo Cantini Parrini



The National perform tonight at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles, where they will be showcasing the album-inspired short film, I Am Easy To Find, directed by Mike Mills, and shot by Daniel Voldheim.



“I Am Easy To Find” (Teaser) – directed by Mike Mills

Director of Photography Daniel Voldheim, FNF