Cameraperson
Title
Cameraperson

ISBN
9781681432588

Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition, Widescreen.

Physical Description
2 videodiscs (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)

Series
Criterion collection ;

General Note
Documentary films.
 
"For the past 25 years I've worked as a documentary cinematographer. I originally shot the following footage for other films, but here I ask you to see it as my memoir. These are the images that have marked me and leave me wondering still"--Opening frames.
 
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
 
Program content: ©2016.
 
Excerpts from: I came to testify, Audrie and Daisy, Cradle of champions, The edge of joy, Derrida, The way we are living, This very life, Pray the devil back to hell, Citizenfour, A Thousand Mothers, Veri semi-serious, Throw down your heart, Two towns of Jasper, The oath, Trapped, Happy valley, Fahrenheit 9/11, The joy of extreme possibility, Buffalo returns, Ladies first, Born to fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. gravity, Darfur now, Virgin tales, Here one day, 1971.
 
Special features: New high-definition digital master; Editing 'Cameraperson,' a new program featuring director Kirsten Johnson, producers Marilyn Ness and Danielle Varga, and editors Nels Bangerter and Amanda Laws; In the Service of the Film, a roundtable conversation with Johnson, producer Gini Reticker, and sound recordists Wellington Bowler and Judy Karp; Excerpts from two 2016 film festival talks with Johnson, including one between her and filmmaker Michael Moore; The Above, a 2015 short film by Johnson; Trailer; and an essay by filmmaker Michael Almereyda and reprinted writings by Johnson.

Contents
disc one. Cameraperson; trailer -- disc two. [Special features].

Personal Subject
Johnson, Kirsten (Kirsten Boyd)

Subject Term
Cinematographers -- United States -- Biography.
 
Documentary films -- Excerpts.
 
Documentary films -- Production and direction.

Genre
Film excerpts.
 
Documentary films.
 
Experimental films.
 
Films for the hearing impaired

Added Author
Johnson, Kirsten (Kirsten Boyd),

Added Corporate Author
Criterion Collection (Firm)

Local Subject
DVD collection.
 
DVD collection (Closed captioned)

Summary
A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife; an intimate family moment at home with the director: Kirsten Johnson weaves these scenes and others into her film, a tapestry of footage captured over her twenty-five-year career as a documentary cinematographer.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Nonfiction DVDDVD 777 CAM 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)Nonfiction DVDDVD 777 CAM 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Nonfiction DVDDVD 777 CAM 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs