Recognizing that there would be no lights, camera or action without the creative spark that first puts words to a page, Final Draft, Inc., the industry standard for screenwriting software, announced the nominees for the annual Final Draft Awards.
John Alcott Barry Lyndon, Cinematography. For Barry Lyndon, director Stanley Kubrick wanted to make the film look as authentic as possible. He worked with DP John Alcott to use only natural light wherever possible. Film was not very sensitive in those days so great skill had to be used to capture these beautiful candle-lit shots.