Scare Tactics: Maryse Alberti Talks Shooting 'The Visit'

Publish date:
Updated on

Cinematographer Maryse Alberti is part of what's still a pretty small minority in that job: a woman. Paula Bernstein spoke with her for IndieWire about her work on M. Night Shyamalan's, TheVisit, and the other two features she has in the can, Freeheld, with Julianne Moore and Ellen Pageand Creed (as in Rocky Balboa's opponent Apollo Creed)

On getting The Visit, Alberti recalls, "M. Night Shyamalan talked to a few people with big names and then somehow he decided to work with me. I think M. Night works with different people for different projects. He finds the person he thinks is the right person for the project he’s doing at that moment. He uses the word 'cast' for crew as well as actors. He cast his cinematographer. So I was lucky to have been selected."


TBS SPARKLE, Inc. Installs Cintel Scanner for Film Archiving

TBS SPARKLE, Inc. Installs Cintel Scanner for Film Archiving

Blackmagic Design announced today that TBS SPARKLE, Inc. has installed a Cintel Scanner and DaVinci Resolve Studio to digitize a huge amount of 16mm footage from 1955 to the 1980s. This will include the digitization of more than 3,000 films, documentaries and news shows, as well as other footage shot by TBS SPARKLE, Inc.