I have just finished watching a very inspiring documentary on James Nachtwey, ''War Photographer'' and thought to share a few other films which I find very inspiring. Here is the ultimate list of documentaries for photographers! I've only added films I managed to watch.
Below is a small list of films that have made an impact on me as a filmmaker and photographer. As you will notice, it is short list because there are so many movies out there that it would probably take weeks to decide which ones to publish an article about. its hard to pick and chose but these are some of my favourites and highly recommended.
Our feature, double BHFFNYC and BAFTA award-winning documentary, ”Finding Family” premiered at this year’s Festival of Tolerance – JFF Zagreb which was dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Schindler’s List. Festival symbolically started with a video message and greeting by Stephen Spielberg in which he addressed President of the festival Mr Bruno Lusting and film festival guests.
As a Cambridge-based filmmaker, photographer and DSLR video-shooter myself, I was was asked recently on several occasions what camera to choose as an upgrade from i.e. 5D Mark II or 7D or wether to buy a newly released Canon 6D and not 5D Mark III. In this article there are direct comparisons between all these cameras