We’re delighted to announce the first member of the jury for the FilmLight Colour Awards.
Oscar and BAFTA-nominated cinematographer Danny Cohen is known for his versatility in crafting stories. He has worked with many directors including Stephen Frears, Richard Curtis, Tom Hooper, Shane Meadows, Dominic Savage, Sebastian Lelio and Lenny Abrahamson on feature films and television dramas. A member of the British Society of Cinematographers since 2008, Danny’s credits include Les Misérables, Disobedience, Room, London Road and This is England.
“How a cinematographer and a colourist work together on a film is key. There needs to be a sympathetic understanding of the project, as so much hangs on the grading. For a colourist to be able to interpret what a DOP wants and then execute the look is vital.”