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Making Your Mark as a New Cinematographer
February 4, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Up-and-coming Hong Kong DP Rick Lau overcame all the challenges of shooting his 2020 Taipei Golden Horse nominated film “Hand Rolled Cigarette” with ALEXA Mini and the WCU-4. Discover how he trained for the film’s cinematography and how he quickly went from shooting short and indie films to becoming a globally recognized cinematographer.
About the cinematographer:
“Hand Rolled Cigarette” has only been DP Rick Lau’s 3rd feature film. The yet-to-be officially released film has already been nominated for 7 awards in the Taipei Golden Horse Festival, including Best Cinematography. This next generation Hong Kong filmmaker also shot “Ten Years – Season of the End”, “With Prisoners”, as well as short films and music videos.
Interactive Q&A session
DP Rick is ready to dish out useful tips on making your mark as new and promising cinematographers in Hong Kong’s film industry. Here’s the chance to get your questions answered during the live Q&A.
English and Cantonese