Gordon Willis, ASC: Relativity
Willis explains the importance of relativity in a visual scheme, citing The Paper Chase as an example.
Gordon Willis, ASC: Editing
Willis discusses the danger of giving editors “too many options.”
Gordon Willis, ASC: Working with Writers
“Good scripts are good scripts, and very few people start with good scripts anymore.”
Gordon Willis, ASC: Modern Technology
Willis explains why a “sharp” image isn't always desirable. “I might pick a whole bunch of lousy lenses, but they were right for the movie.”
Gordon Willis, ASC: Directors
“A good director listens a lot, not only to me, but to the actors, and then he sifts it all based on what he wants to achieve.”
Gordon Willis, ASC: Klute
Willis discusses techniques for suggesting a voyeuristic feel, noting, “Voyeurism is one of my favorite things in movies.”
ASC Video Collections
ASC Clubhouse Conversations 2017 Video Collection
Watch Blade Runner 2049 Discussion with Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC
This video collection is exclusive to ASC members and Friends of the ASC.
ASC Breakfast Club 2016 Video Collection
ASC Breakfast Club 2015 Video Collection
In-depth live interviews at the ASC clubhouse with ASC members Michael Goi, Reed Morano, John Seale, Roberto Schaefer, Dariusz Wolski and Checco Varese.
Guillermo Navarro, ASC Discusses Hostile Planet at Clubhouse
The Oscar-winning cinematographer served as an executive producer on the six-part NatGeo nature series and helped shape its visual approach.