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Cinematographer Steve Yedlin, ASC is joined by interviewer Dave Perkal, ASC to discuss his work on Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery — director Rian Johnson’s sequel to his twisty 2019 whodunit, Knives Out.
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery follows distinguished detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig), whose investigation of the death of a tech billionaire leads him to a mansion on a private island in Greece. The film marks Yedlin's sixth collaboration with Johnson, following Brick (2005), The Brothers Bloom (2008), Looper (2012), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) and Knives Out.
In this interview, Yedlin discusses his long-time working relationship with Johnson; his approach to shooting daylight exteriors; and his strategy for filming coverage on a production that featured a large ensemble cast.
Steve Yedlin, ASC is a cinematographer whose feature credits include Looper (2012), Carrie (2013), San Andreas (2015), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) and Knives Out (2019).
Dave Perkal, ASC is a cinematographer working in film, TV and commercials whose recent series credits include Marvel’s Runaways, Netflix's Cowboy Bebop and Warner Bros.' The Vampire Diaries.