RoboCop (1987) / Jost Vacano, ASC

, Episode #56

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American Cinematographer's Iain Marcks talks with cinematographer Jost Vacano, ASC about his work on RoboCop (1987), directed by Paul Verhoeven. He breaks down his visual approach, his careful use of the subjective camera, the withholding of a full shot of the RoboCop character until late in the film, and his use of a custom-built handheld camera rig.

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