Olympics first look at Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken

Angelina Jolie directs it. Roger Deakins shoots it. The Olympics promote it. Universal releases it. At Christmas. ’nuff said.
Posted On 16 Feb 2014

Oscars Postmortem: A Tribute to Roger Deakins

by Marshall Flores When the 85th Academy Awards concluded, the final distribution of winners generally reflected the patterns of years past. A few won their second or third statuettes, others received their first trophies, and most walked home empty handed, some for the umpteenth...
Posted On 26 Feb 2013
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Oscar Flashback: Roger Deakins Headed for 10th Oscar Nomination, Zero Wins

All props to In Contention‘s astute Oscar pundit (I’m sure he’ll hate that description) Kris Tapley ¬†for pointing out that of Skyfall’s potential nominations — Sound, Sound Editing — Cinematography is certainly among them. Best Supporting Actor...
Posted On 09 Nov 2012

The ASC Awards Roger Deakins a Lifetime Achievement Award

The great Roger Deakins will be honored at the 2011 American Society of Cinematographers on February 13. Deakins will be honored for his incomparable contribution to the form. “The Lifetime Achievement Award is a reflection of the impact that a cinematographer has made on...
Posted On 11 Oct 2010

Roger Deakins – Is This the Year?

High res. screen caps from True Grit after the jump. The images and cinematography speak for themselves.
Posted On 27 Sep 2010