Pic of the Day – Sam Peckinpah on the set of Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia

Sam Peckinpah car rig bring me the head of alfredo garcia

The pic above comes from a post over at Cinephilia and Beyond detailing the making of Peckinpah’s Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974). The post includes a link to a downloadable version of the script as well as a 1972 Playboy interview with Peckinpah, almost all of which would unleash a shit-storm of outrage if published today.

The End of the F***ing World (2017)

Year  2017
Cinematographer – Justin Brown (episodes 1-5), Ben Fordesman (episodes 5-8),
Director – Jonathan Entwistle (episodes 1-5), Lucy Tcherniak (5-8)
Aspect Ratio1.78, 1.33 (flashback scenes)
Distributor – Netflix
Genre  Drama; Road Movie

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Pic of the Day – A silhouetted crew on the set of First They Killed My Father

Behind the scenes of First They Killed My Father. Photo by Pax Jolie-Pitt.

(Above) A set photo from the Angelina Jolie-directed, Cambodia-set biographical drama First They Killed My Father (2017), which premiered on Netflix back in September of last year. This shot was snapped by Jolie’s son, Pax Jolie-Pitt.

Check out the American Cinematographer story on the film.

More Pics of the Day here.

Cinematographer Sam Levy talks Lady Bird

Check out my interview with Lady Bird director of photography Sam Levy for Filmmaker Magazine.

Tech Info
Camera: Arri Alexa Mini
Lenses: Panavision Ultra Speeds and Super Speeds
Misc: Shot at 2K ProRes, with the camera rated at 1280 for day exteriors and 1600 for interior work

Here’s Levy on the film’s preproduction prep:

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