Lensers set to honor Jack Green’s lifetime achievement

Posted by · 6:00 am · September 27th, 2008

This report from Variety kind of got lost in the shuffle this week, but it seems the great Jack Green will be feted by the American Society of Cinematographers this year.  Here’s the story: Jack Green will receive the 2009 American Society of Cinematographers Lifetime Achievement award at the 23rd ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards on […]

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Clint Eastwood: the unlikely Oscar favorite

Posted by · 4:19 am · July 12th, 2008

Had anyone said to me in the 1970s that Clint Eastwood would in time become one of the finest and most important American directors in modern cinema, I would have laughed — quite loudly — in their collective faces. The star of “Dirty Harry” and “Every Which But Loose?”  The guy who shares the screen with apes?  […]

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