Ti West’s new thriller The Sacrament is presented to the audience as the edited footage of fictitious Vice Media correspondents detailing their harrowing encounter with a South American cult leader. That conceit posed unique challenges for cinematographer Eric Robbins, from choosing the right camera to creating DIY lighting fixtures to making Georgia double for a lush tropical respite.
Robbins talked to Deep Fried Movies about those challenges, reuniting with film school cohort West and his quest to buy every skinny fluorescent tube in a 45-mile radius of Savannah. The Sacrament is now out on all home media platforms. Continue Reading ›