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Michael McDonough on Mayor of Kingstown third season
15 April 2024

Michael McDonough on Mayor of Kingstown third season

Director of Photography Michael McDonough, BSC, ASC is currently working on the third season of MAYOR OF KINGSTOWN for Paramount+. The series was created by Hugh Dillon and Taylor Sheridan and follows the McLusky family, who are power brokers in Kingstown, Michigan. In the town where the business of incarceration is the only thriving industry, the series tackles themes of systemic racism, corruption, and inequality. It provides a stark look at their attempt to bring order and justice to a town that has neither. Jeremy Renner will be reprising his role as Mike McLusky.

12 April 2024

Opponent is out now in US limited theatres

Director of Photography Sebastian Winterø and Editor Olivia Neergaard-Holm have teamed up with Director Milad Alami for OPPONENT, debuting today in select US theatres. Following a harrowing experience, a couple attempts to escape their past by relocating to a new country, only to find that their history refuses to release its grip on them.

2024 Cannes Film Festival Selections Announced
12 April 2024

2024 Cannes Film Festival Selections Announced

LUX is proud to celebrate the official selection of our clients' projects at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Featured in the Competition category are the films: CAUGHT BY THE TIDES, directed by Jia Zhangke and edited by Matthieu Laclau; BIRD directed by Andrea Arnold with Hair and Make Up design by Lisa Mustafa; KINDS OF KINDNESS, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos and edited by Yorgos Mavropsaridis, ACE; L’AMOUR OUF, directed by Gilles Lellouche with editing by Simon Jacquet; THE APPRENTICE, directed by Ali Abbasi, with cinematography by Kasper Tuxen and editing by Olivia Neergaard-Holm and Olivier Bugge Coutté; and finally THE SUBSTANCE, directed by Coralie Fargeat and filmed by Director of Photography Benjamin Kracun,BSC.
The festival will take place from May 14-25, 2024.

12 April 2024

Back to Black releases in UK theatres

Costume Designer PC Williams has teamed up with Director Sam Taylor-Johnson on the Amy Winehouse biopic BACK TO BLACK, a StudioCanal production that hits UK theatres today. The film charts the course of Winehouse's life from her youth to adulthood, culminating in the creation of one of the era's most iconic albums.

12 April 2024

Fallout starts streaming on Amazon Prime

Director of Photography Alejandro Martinez has lensed the second episode of FALLOUT, directed by Clare Kilner, the Amazon series launching today on Prime Video. The TV Show immerses viewers in a dystopian Los Angeles, devastated by nuclear fallout, where the remaining population seeks refuge in subterranean bunkers from the dangers of radiation, mutants, and outlaws.

11 April 2024

Baby Reindeer out now on Netflix

Director of Photography Krzysztof Trojnar has captured the Netflix series BABY REINDEER for Director Weronika Tofilska, premiering today on Netflix. The narrative delves into the complex and twisted relationship between writer and performer Richard Gadd and his female stalker, examining the profound effects on him and compelling him to confront a deeply hidden trauma.

Benjamin Loeb on next feature The Big Bolf Beautiful Journey
8 April 2024

Benjamin Loeb on next feature The Big Bolf Beautiful Journey

Director of Photography Benjamin Loeb is currently filming A BIG BOLD BEAUTIFUL JOURNEY directed by Konogada and produced by 30WEST and Imperative Entertainment. The movie is an imaginative tale of two strangers and the unbelievable journey that brings them together, starring Margot Robbie and Colin Farrell.

5 April 2024

Scoop released on Netflix

Director of Photography Nanu Segal, BSC lensed the Netflix film SCOOP, directed by Philip Martin, which releases today on Netflix. The adaptation of Sam McAlister's book relates what happened behind the scenes of Prince Andrew’s disastrous “Newsnight” interview in 2019, which is widely credited as being the final nail in the coffin of Andrew’s public role, starring Gillian Anderson, Billie Piper, and Rufus Sewell.

5 April 2024

Monkey Man is out in UK theatres

Editor Dávid Jancsó has joined forces with Director Dev Patel on his directorial debut with the action-packed revenge tale MONKEY MAN, premiering today in UK cinemas. The plot follows a young man, remaining unnamed, who embarks on a mission of retribution against the corrupt leaders responsible for his mother's death and the ongoing oppression of the disadvantaged and powerless.

29 March 2024

Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire is out now on US and UK cinemas

Director of Photography Ben Seresin has lensed GODZILLA X KONG: THE NEW EMPIRE, a blockbuster film directed by Adam Wingard, premiering today in both US and UK theatres. This narrative explores the colossal confrontation between Godzilla and Kong, as humans delve into the ancient link and mysteries surrounding Skull Island.