Keepers of the MagicThis ground-breaking documentary explores our fascination with moving images and provides insight into how cinema's most iconic moments came to be. AIRS: Sunday April 18, 2021 at 9:00 PM ET/PT on documentaryChannel
This ground-breaking documentary explores our fascination with moving images and provides insight into how cinema's most iconic moments came to be. Most of all, it honors the great masters of cinematography's unsung heroes whose vision and talent was always right before our eyes.
Legendary cinematographers including Vittorio Storaro (Apocalypse Now, The Last Emperor), Bruno Delbonnel (Amelie), Cesar Charlone (City of God), Philippe Rouselot (The Bear, Big Fish), 2018 Oscar Winner: Roger Deakins (Bladerunner 2049, No Country For Old Men), John Seale (Mad Max: Fury Road, Witness) and Gordon Willis (the Godfather trilogy, All The President's Men) share behind-the-scenes stories about the making of the greatest films of the last 50 years and explain how their individual journeys contributed to their work.
Audiences young and old will gain a new appreciation of cinema as Keepers of the Magic gives us an insider's glimpse behind the moving images that have awed and inspired generations.