Film School: Phantom Cinematographer

Phantom Thread (2017) Phantom Thread (2017)

The unusual and enlightening process of Paul Thomas Anderson’s celebrated film.

In Depth Cine‘s detailed and insightful “Cinematography Breakdown” series examines the tools and approaches of feature film directors of photography, as well as the visual motifs across directors’ filmographies. The film that is the focus of this episode, Phantom Thread (2017), has a cinematographer-shaped hole in its making-of story:

As mentioned in In Depth Cine’s breakdown, we even get a look at director Paul Thomas Anderson‘s camera test footage, thanks to Cinematographers on Cinematography: