Bridging The Gap – First Time Feature Director and Experienced DOP


A conversation with director Rebecca Tansley and DOP Simon RabyCrossing Rachmaninoff

In their first collaboration, documentary filmmaker Rebecca Tansley and DOP Simon Raby crafted a film the NZ Herald gave four stars to.

A mixture of Run n Gun and highly staged production, Crossing Rachmaninoff called on all of Rebecca’s communication skills and Simon’s deep knowledge of craft and long experience to pull off.

Together with clips from the film, writer and director Fiona Samuel will explore with Rebecca and Simon the approaches they took to each other and a film that has delighted audiences in New Zealand and internationally.

Don’t miss this joint Directors & Editors Guild/New Zealand Cinematographers Society event that will give you greater insight into how to collaborate and shoot for success.

What: A Collaborators Series event with the NZCS Bridging The Gap – First Time Feature Director And Experienced DOP
Where: Upstairs function room, Horse & Trap, 3 Enfield Street, Mt Eden
When: Wednesday 18 May, 7pm for 7.30-8.30pm
DEGNZ members free, Non-members $5 koha

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Last updated on 26 February 2018