August 10, 2018
4 Takeaways from Bradford Young on the Daily Grind of Being a Cinematographer
Bradford Young has only been working professionally for a decade and yet he’s already a legend in the industry.
Bradford Young, the maverick cinematographer, has likely shot one of your new favorite films. His work can be found in projects with as diverse a range of subjects as they are in budgets. He’s been linked to directors Ava DuVernay and Dee Rees from the beginning of their careers, shooting their early features, Middle of Nowhere and Pariah, respectively.
Young has shot urgent documentaries like Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, contemplative fiction like Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, A Most Violent Year, Selma and Arrival, and most recently lensed the mega-budgeted Solo: A Star Wars Story.