Filming at the Edge of the World: An Interview With Acclaimed Cinematographer Chris Menges
I recently had the chance to speak with Chris Menges about his newest project, “Waiting for the Barbarians.” Menges’ insights into the art (and underlying politics) of filmmaking are a must-read for anyone looking to tell stories with film.
Despite COVID’s chilling effect on cinema, Barbarians is receiving high praise:
Unflinchingly and sadistically violent, Guerra’s film packs all the widescreen beauty of David Lean’s epics… but with unbearable sadism at its core, as order breaks inexorably down. – Andrew Collins, Radio Times
‘Waiting for the Barbarians’ steadily accrues a grave, violent anger over encroaching systems of oppression that proves infectiously troubling and enraging… – Guy Lodge, Variety
Helping New Directors: Listening
Over his career, Menges has…
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