Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2011)

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 1hr 26mins.
Genres Foreign, Documentary, Biopic
Keywords biopic, filmmaking
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Chris Roff Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Richard McGill Co-Producer n/a 170 3000006
Craig McCall Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Ricardo Coll Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Lenny Crooks Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Julie Williams Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Craig McCall Director n/a 2 2000001
Craig McCall Producer n/a 3 3000001
Mason Cardiff Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Steve Chivers Cinematographer n/a 402 6000002
Bob Williams Cinematographer n/a 402 6000003
John Walker Cinematographer n/a 402 6000009
Dan Roberts Editor n/a 172 7000001
Mark Sayer-Wade Music n/a 120781 8000001
Miles Glyn Art Director n/a 183 9000001
Ian Salvage Cinematographer n/a 402 6000008
Jonathan Rho Cinematographer n/a 402 6000007
James Welland Cinematographer n/a 402 6000004
Simon Fanthorpe Cinematographer n/a 402 6000005
Nicholas Hoffman Cinematographer n/a 402 6000006
Michael Powell Actor Himself 1 1000022
George E. Turner Actor Himself 1 1000021
John Mills Actor Himself 1 1000007
Alan Parker Actor Himself 1 1000008
Thelma Schoonmaker Actor Herself 1 1000009
Freddie Francis Actor Himself 1 1000010
Kim Hunter Actor Herself 1 1000006
Charlton Heston Actor Himself 1 1000005
Martin Scorsese Actor Himself 1 1000002
Kirk Douglas Actor Himself 1 1000003
Lauren Bacall Actor Herself 1 1000004
Raffaella De Laurentiis Actor Herself 1 1000011
Richard Fleischer Actor HImself 1 1000012
Moira Shearer Actor Herself 1 1000018
Michel Ciment Actor Himself 1 1000019
Peter Handford Actor Himself 1 1000020
Ian Christie Actor Himself 1 1000017
Kevin McClory Actor Himself 1 1000016
Peter Yates Actor Himself 1 1000013
Kathleen Byron Actor Herself 1 1000014
Christopher Challis Actor Himself 1 1000015
Jack Cardiff Actor Himself 1 1000001
Synopsis
Oscar-winning cinematographer Jack Cardiff had a career that spanned nine decades of moving pictures, providing a number of timeless classics such as "The African Queen" and "The Red Shoes". Through his pioneering use of Technicolor photography, his work behind the camera altered the look of films permanently. Here, we learn about Cardiff's unique place in British and international cinema as well as his influence on celebrated filmmakers like Martin Scorsese.