Working with Kubrick
Acclaimed Doug Milsome ASC BSC, will be in conversation with Richard Greatrex BSC at the upcoming Hay on Film event.
“I had the privilege of experiencing three of his films…out of the 100 or so that I’ve worked on, they were the best.” – Doug Milsome ASC BSC on working with Kubrick
Perhaps Doug’s most-widely seen work to date is Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves but it was his collaboration with Stanley Kubrick and John Alcott in the 1970s, as camera operator and second-unit photographer, that arguably had the greatest impact on his style. He went on to become Kubrick’s director of photography for Full Metal Jacket and was consulted for Kubrick’s final project, Eyes Wide Shut.
Doug is known for his mastery of difficult focus techniques, tested especially with the idiosyncratic lenses used on Barry Lyndon to film scenes by candlelight.
“Full Metal Jacket”, directed by Stanley Kubrick, cinematography by Doug Milsome ASC BSC
Doug will be in conversation with Richard Greatrex BSC at Brook St Cinema on Saturday 26th May as part of Hay on Film. Booking Details here
Richard Greatrex BSC lives near Hay-on-Wye and his credits for cinematography include Shakespeare in Love, A Knight’s Tale and Run Fatboy Run