Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Sven Nykvist, ASC, FSF
ASC members Charlotte Bruus Christensen and Edward Lachman offer insight on the legendary Swedish cinematographer’s mindset and methods. Daniel Eagan.
As part of an ongoing series showcasing the enduring work of influential directors of photography, American Cinematographer held a panel at the recent EnergaCAMERIMAGE Film Festival celebrating Sven Nykvist, ASC, FSF and his cinematic legacy. The panel followed a special screening of Cries and Whispers to honor the cinematographer’s 100th birthday. He was born on Dec. 3, 1922 and passed at the age of 83 on Sept. 20, 2006.