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#1 Joshua Linder

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Posted 14 January 2018 - 11:51 PM

I'm a DoP based in Beijing, China. Big film industry here too :P


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#2 Prashantt Rai

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Posted 15 January 2018 - 03:29 AM

do people shoot film there? any labs? or is it just completely digital? heard Christopher Doyle shot some really awesome films there as DoP.


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#3 Robin R Probyn

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Posted 15 January 2018 - 04:48 AM

He shot mostly in HK.. all the Wong Kar wai.. stuff anyway, thats he's famous for ..before it was China :)


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#4 Joshua Linder

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Posted 15 January 2018 - 04:59 AM

over 90 percent of films in mainland china are shot on arri digital cameras.
barely anyone shoots film in mainland china. there apparently is a small lab in beijing film academy, but those who aspire to shoot film here nowadays often plan to use labs in europe or japan.
doyle shot in the mood for love and chungking express in hk, great/iconic films.

Edited by Joshua Linder, 15 January 2018 - 05:07 AM.

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#5 AnthonyMcPherson

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Posted 01 April 2018 - 10:43 AM

Just curious Joshua, I'm interested in traveling to Asia for possibly 2 years and was curious to know how its like working overseas as a cinematographer. Was it difficult finding work due to a language barrier? 


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