Just before the finals, the students need as much inspiration as they can get. And so Wednesday and Thursday, Manuel Claro
visited the European Film College to give two masterclasses in cinematography.
Manuel Claro, born in Chile but living in Copenhagen, graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 1997. Since then he has been the cinematographer or Director of Cinematography on numerous acclaimed films, such as "Reconstruction", "Dark Horse", "Allegro" and Lars von Trier's latest film, "Melancholia".
Here you can watch an interview with Manuel Claro, where he talks about the role of the cinematographer and his collaboration with Lars von Trier. This is a 1-minute version of the film, for the full version, visit our profile at Vimeo
Interview: Karin Grand, directing teacher
Camera, light and sound: Carl August Jansson & Christoffer Holmberg, EFC 2011/12
Editing: Christoffer Holmberg and Karin Grand