The Disaster Artist DP Brandon Trost talks to host Ben Concoli on this weeks Go Creative Show Podcast. Brandon has been credited as one of the driving forces behind the changing look of comedy films and he talks about his simple and practical approach to lighting, and shooting handheld for The Disaster Artist. Trost also talks about how with the help of James Franco, Seth Rogan and Tommy Wiseau, he recreated the highly flawed, and adored, look of the cult film The Room.
You can listen to the full episode above.
The experience of watching THE ROOM live
Working with Seth Rogan and James Franco
Why you should be listening to The Disaster Artist audio book
Recreating THE ROOM
Lighting with practices
The similarities between Tommy Wiseau and James Franco
Shooting handheld for The Disaster Artists
The special lens adjustments made to give The Disaster Artist it’s unique look
Brandon’s cinematography techniques for shooting comedy
and much much more!
The Disaster Artist is nominated for two Golden Globes, one for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, and the other for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy: James Franco