The American Society of Cinematographers

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MAY 2016 online articles
President's Desk

Considering how venerable ASC members foretold the future of technology, and how artistry is the heart of cinematography.


Director of photography Yves Bélanger, CSC and director Jean-Marc Vallée bring their minimalist approach to Demolition, a drama about a man who tears down his life in order to move forward.

Hardcore Henry

Creating a unique first-person POV perspective for the action-thriller Hardcore Henry.

Welles, Toland and Citizen Kane - online exclusive

AC presents an excerpt from a new book about the making of the classic film, which focuses on wunderkind writer-director-producer-star Orson Welles’ relationship with ace cinematographer Gregg Toland, ASC.

ASC Close-Up
Brief interviews with ASC members about their careers and inspirations. This month: David Klein


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