Elements of cinema

KEEPERS OF MAGIC 78 min

KEEPERS OF MAGIC

Canada/ Brazil/ France/ USA 78 min 2016 Colour English International Premiere GALA

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Vic Sarin

Vancouver-based filmmaker Vic Sarin is a director, writer and cinematographer with a career spanning over five decades. He often wears both hats as Director and Cinematographer, creating a distinct look and feel with breathtaking visuals and a unique storytelling style. He is best known for such theatrical features as A Shine of Rainbows, Partition and Cold Comfort and feature documentaries such as Boy from Geita, Hue and Desert Riders, among others. Keepers of the Magic is his latest documentary film.

About Movie

Keepers of the Magic celebrates the breathtaking cinematic images that have transfixed audiences around the world. This groundbreaking documentary explores our fascination with moving images and provides insight into how cinema’s most iconic moments came to be. Most of all, it honours the great masters of cinematography, unsung heroes whose vision and talent was always right before our eyes. Legendary cinematographers including Vittorio Storaro (Apocalypse Now, The Last Emperor, The Conformist), Bruno Delbonnel (Amelie, Inside Llewyn Davis), Cesar Charlone (City of God, The Constant Gardener), Philippe Rousselot (The Bear, Big Fish, Sherlock Holmes), Roger Deakins(A Beautiful Mind, No Country For Old Men, Sicario), John Seale(Witness, Rain Man, Mad Max: Fury Road) and Gordon Willis (TheGodfather trilogy, Manhattan, All The President’s Men) share behind-the-scenes stories about the making of the greatest films of the last 50 years and explain how their individual journeys contributed to their work. Keepers of the Magic discusses director-cinematographer relationships with world renowned directors such as Sam Mendes (Skyfall) and George Miller (Mad Max: Road to Fury) explaining how great cinematography transports us into another world.

Cast and Crew

DIRECTOR

Vic Sarin

PRODUCER

Tina Pehme

YEAR

2016

LANGUAGE

English

DURATION

78 min

EDITOR

Austin Andrews

COLOR / BLACK & WHITE

Colour

MUSIC

Justin R. Durban

SOUND RECORDING / SOUND DESIGN

Chris Mclaren

FORMAT

DCP

PREMIER STATUS AT IFFI GOA

International Premiere GALA