Film School: The Cinematography of Natasha Braier

The Neon Demon (2016) The Neon Demon (2016)

Colour and flexibility in The Neon Demon and Honey Boy.

Director of photography Natasha Braier reveals how across her projects in film and commercials – and particularly in her collaborations with director Nicolas Winding Refn – she achieves dynamicism both in her use of colour and in creating space for improvisation and expression (via CookeOptics TV):

Stills from The Neon Demon (2016):

Stills from Honey Boy (2019):

For comparison, Natasha reveals the tricks behind some of the stunning visuals in her commercial work:

Further Viewing

There’s much more to learn in this 40-minute The Neon Demon Q&A with Cinematographer Natasha Braier at The Lincoln Center: