Episode 9

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7th Feb 2020

ELLEN KURAS

Ellen Kuras is an American cinematographer who has an impressive body of work including narrative & documentary films, music videos and commercials in both the studio and independent worlds. One of few female members of the American Society of Cinematographers, she is a pioneer best known for her work in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004). She has collaborated with directors such as Michel Gondry, Spike Lee, Sam Mendes, Jim Jarmusch, Rebecca Miller, Martin Scorsese and more. She is the three-time winner of the Award for Excellence in Dramatic Cinematography at the Sundance Film Festival, for her films Personal Velocity: Three Portraits, Angela and Swoon, which was her first dramatic feature after getting her start in political documentaries.

In 2008, she released her directorial debut, The Betrayal (Nerakhoon), which she co-directed, co-wrote, co-produced and shot. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 2009. In 2010, she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Exceptional Merit in Non-Fiction Filmmaking for the film.

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Conversations with Charlie
In-depth conversations with the people that make up the film, broadcast and entertainment industry.
"Conversations with Charles" is a series of in-depth conversations with the people that make up the film, broadcast and entertainment industry, including actors, directors, cinematographers, producers and other fascinating characters that inhabit this world.

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