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Ben Richardson (I)

Ben Richardson is a cinematographer and producer, known for Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012), Wind River (2017) and 1922 (2017). See full bio »

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Beasts of the Southern Wild
Beasts of the Southern Wild Cinematographer
Wind River
Wind River Cinematographer
1922 Cinematographer
The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars Cinematographer


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  Yellowstone (TV Series) (1 episode, 2018) (director of photography - 8 episodes, 2018)
- The Unravelling: Part 2 (2018) ... (director of photography)
- The Unravelling: Part 1 (2018) ... (director of photography)
- A Monster Is Among Us (2018) ... (director of photography)
- The Remembering (2018) ... (director of photography)
- Coming Home (2018)
 2018 The Chi (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2018)
 2017 1922
 2017 Sand Castle (director of photography)
 2017 Table 19 (director of photography)
 2017 Wind River (director of photography)
 2015 Ella Henderson: Mirror Man (Video short)
 2014 Cut Bank (director of photography)
 2014 The Fault in Our Stars (director of photography)
 2013/I Best Friends (Short)
 2012 Beasts of the Southern Wild (director of photography)
 2010 The Drip Machine (Short)
 2010 Perfectly Perfect (Video short)
 2009/III Seed (Short)
 2008 Glory at Sea (Short)
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Cinematically, what I think we were trying to achieve was a camera that was reactive and inexperienced, naive and exploratory. We just wanted the world to be revealed moment by moment, just the way [Hushpuppy] is discovering it. We had some scenes where Benh would encourage me to keep the camera less stable. I got pretty good with the rig we were using - it wasn't Steadicam but I could lock it ... See more »


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