Sven Nykvist & Roman Polanski in Tenant + Godard in Rivette film

  • 1aromanSven

    Mr. Polanski also has a gifted collaborator in Sven Nykvist, the cinematographer whose camera plays the role of narrator, directing our attention to curious details, offering humble asides, as 19th-century authors once felt free to do without embarrassment or excuse. (via)

    Roman Polanski (previous post-2014)

  • 1bergmanSvenN
    More than 10 films with Ingmar Bergman..Outside Bergman films, with Tarkovsky..(the Sacrifice)…Sven collobarated with Louis Malle “Pretty Baby”, with Hallstrom, What’s eating Gilbert Grape, Siddhartha, Unbearable Lightness of Being, worked with Woody Allen and The Tenant by Polanski.

  • See a documentary of Sven Nykvist (previous post)

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    Sven Nykvist and Philip Kaufman
    (Kaufman cast young Daniel Day Lewis, Juliette Binoche and Lena Olin for the film Unbearable Lightness of Being. Kaufman also had Sven as the cinematographer.. two from Bergman family).

  • Sven Nykvist and Jean Luc Godard shared a birthday but Sven never collaborated with Godard.

    J.L.G. godard1

    Happy birthday Jean Luc Godard! (See a video of Une Catastrophe)