Veteran filmmaker Michael Apted‘s new documentary focuses on the relationship between the artisans who craft camera lenses and the photographers and cinematographers who use them. Bending The Light features never-before-seen footage from inside a premier Japanese lens factory and delivers interviews with two-time Oscar nominee Stephen Goldblatt, Greg Gorman, Laura El-Tantawy and Richard Barnes. The pic premieres August 3 at at Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival. Here’s the trailer:

Bending the Light Trailer from Bending the Light on Vimeo.

Anonymous
1 year
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Pete
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Mr. Perspective
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These comments are so industry-centric that I think everyone thus far has missed the point. The story...