Today we speak with Chris Manley, ACS Director of Photography for the hit AMC drama, Mad Men. Chris talks about extensive tv and film career, behind the scenes stories from Mad Men and his upcoming feature film You Are Here starring Zach Galifianakis, Amy Poehler and Owen Wilson
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Spotlight: Christopher Manley, ASC
Christopher Manley ASC is an Emmy award nominated cinematographer and director of photography for the wildly successful AMC television series Mad Men. Chris is also the visual genius behind many of televisions biggest shows, shooting for Homeland, Revenge, Prison Break and more. Chris shares behind the scenes stories from Mad Men, his directing experiences plus shooting Matthew Weiner’s upcoming feature film You Are Here starring Zach Galifianakis, Amy Poehler and Owen Wilson.
- Collaboration on the Mad Men set
- What can we expect from Season 7
- Working with Matthew Weiner
- Directing episodes of Mad Men
- Shooting major TV pilots
- Lighting and shooting for a 60′s period piece
- Moving from film to Alexa
- The history behind Mad Men
- How to properly use overhead fluorescent lights
- And much more.
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