Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and the Cinematography of Comic Book Television (with Manuel Billeter)

Manuel Billeter is the cinematographer behind the lens of Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and the upcoming Iron Fist and he joins us to discuss the cinematography of comic book TV shows.

You Will Learn:

  • The benefits of a formal film education
  • The rise of comic book television shows on Netflix
  • Why shooting a show for Netflix is “liberating”
  • Shooting night exteriors on Jessica Jones
  • How 1970’s blaxploitation films inspired Luke Cage
  • Using Cineo LED lights Cineolighting.com
  • Manuel’s love of wide lenses for Jessica Jones and Luke Cage
  • How to shoot and light hero characters
  • A sneak peak at Defenders?
  • and much much more!

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