Fresh Take on a Fairytale

British Cinematographer talks to Director of Photography Frank Passingham on how he helped to bring Guillermo del Toro’s reimagining of Pinocchio to life. Read about it here.

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Pinocchio – Behind the Animation

Pinocchio directors Guillermo del Toro and Mark Gustafson break down the film’s stunning stop-motion animated scenes and explain how they were able to achieve their creative vision , with exclusive behind-the-scenes footage and additional insight from actor Gregory Mann (Pinocchio). Frank Passingham, Director of Photography, talks about his approach to the cinematography.

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How does cinematography work on a stop-motion film?

In this article for ‘Befores and Afters’ Frank Passingham talks about his approach to lighting ‘Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio‘ and how he achieved this through moving lights . It is part of an interesting’ and in depth, three part series about the film.

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