Checco Varese, ASC and Patricia Riggen: Using a Real Mine

Varese explains how he blocked actors in order to light other actors, as well as the logistical challenges of filming in a real mine. (4:30)

  1. How to Portray The 33
  2. Lighting the Mine
  3. Using a Real Mine
  4. The Darkness of Caravaggio
  5. The Rescue
  6. Seeing Like a News Cameraman Part 1
  7. Seeing Like a News Cameraman Part 2
  8. Less is More
  9. The Not Deleted Scene
  10. Q&A 1
  11. Q&A 2
  12. Q&A 3

The ASC Breakfast Club is a series of in-depth interviews conducted in front of a live audience in the Society's historic Clubhouse. ASC members share their inspirations and experiences while analyzing their own work and offering an informative look at their decision-making process.

2015 Breakfast Club participants: Michael GoiReed MoranoJohn SealeRoberto SchaeferDariusz Wolski and Checco Varese & Patricia Riggen.