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Solo: A Star Wars Story Will Be Presented at Cannes Film...

With Solo: A Star Wars Story set to release in theaters next month, Disney is hoping to create some positive buzz by showing it off at the illustrious Cannes Film Festival!

Philippe Le Sourd AFC || The Cinematography Of The Beguiled

Sofia Coppola now represents just the second woman of seventy Cannes Best Director Award winners. The Beguiled, her prize winner, is an immaculate exercise in aesthetic restraint. All facets of its design are an echo of the screams curdling beneath a relentless Southern gentility. 

Critical to this masterfully controlled technique is Coppola’s Oscar-nominated cinematographer Philippe Le Sourd AFC. Philippe and I discuss the film’s use of perspective, his unique low-contrast take to visualizing oppression, and camera movement's potential to disrupt the emotion of a scene.

Focal Point: Ultra HD Snobbery

Some betrayals are hard to forgive in this week's edition of the Focal Point webcomic! There is absolutely no denying that I'm a "snob"...