jan 2018 / AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CINEMATOGRAPHERS
What a great way to start the year , being officially invited to be part of the American Society of Cinematographers. So honoured to be part of this community alongside all my favourite cinematographers in the world and work together to keep nurturing and protecting the art and artists of Cinematography.
Nov 18th / Masterclass at Cameraimage
Doing a quick in and out visit to Cameraimage in the middle of prep with Refn in Thailand.
On November 18th at noon I will be giving a Masterclass on Neon Demon
At 2.30 I will be in a panel on inspiration and creativity with my heroes Chris Doyle, Antony Dod Mantle and Ed Lackman.
Nov 10th / The Playlist : 50 Best Cinematographers working today
Check me out, number 15 :) Click HERE
September / Vanity Fair Cover
Check out this 41 pages fashion editorial I did in collaboration with Nicolas Refn for Vanity Fair Italy. Click HERE
July / Neon Demon cover of American Cinematographer Magazine
Check out the July issue of American Cinematographer for my first ASC cover and an extensive article on Neon Demon. Click HERE
to read it.
2016 / Neon Demon in oficial competition Cannes Film Festival
Neon Demon, my latest movie directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, will screen in Cannes this may in the main competition.
2015 / THE ROVER in top HITFIX 10 shots of the year
2014 / American Cinematographer Article
"The Rover" , featuring article in the cover of American Cinematographer's July edittion.
to read the 11 pages article on PDF.
august / INDIWIRE 2014 on the rise cinematographers to watch
Article at INDIEWIRE magazine: "We can’t wait to see which director she connects with next, and where it will bring her". Read it complete HERE
2014 may / The Rover in Cannes
The Rover , directed by David Michod (Animal Kingdom), starting Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson opens at the Oficial Selection in Cannes Film Festival.
feb / Swimmer wins BAFTA best short film
Swimmer, the short I shot for Lynne Ramsay commissioned by the Olympics and produced by Warp Films, has won the BAFTA for Best Short Film 2013. Swimmer has been reviewed in December's American Cinematographer magazine. (December 2012 editon, Skyfall)
2013 jan / Variety 10 cinematographers to watch
I've been selected as one of the 2013's "10 Cinematographers to watch" by Variety Magazine. Below, a link to the article in PDF.
december/ eurobest cinematography award
The BBC local radio commercial has collected another award for Best use of cinematography, this time a silver at the Eurobest Advertising Awards.
2011 june / D&AD Best Cinematography Award
The BBC local radio "show your love" commercials collected another Cinematography Award. This time is the Yellow pencil for Best Cinematography at the prestigious D&AD Awards, and it's the 5th Cinematography Award I get for this series.
november / winning 2 silver arrow awards
After being double nominated for the BTA Craft Awards for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY with the two BBC radio commercials I shot last year, I got the SILVER ARROW for the first one "Show your Love" directed by Vince Squibb from Gorgeous.
I also got the SILVER ARROW for best visual composition on the same spot.
september / american cinematographer
The Milk of Sorrow is my first film to be reviewed in American Cinematographer Magazine.
june / Cannes Bronze Lion
The first BBC radio commercial I shot last year for Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe / Y&R, directed by Vince Squibb (Gorgeous Enterprises UK), was awarded with the Bronze Lion in the 57th Cannes Advertising Festival 2010.
june / Masterclass in Edimburg
I've been invited by the Edimburg International Film Festival to give a masterclass as a part of the Industry Events programme.
The rende-vous is on June 24th from 10.30 to 11.30 at Cineworld 10.
2010 / Feb 2nd / OSCAR Nomination!!!
The Milk of Sorrow has been nominated for the Best foreign language film Academy Awards 2010!!!
Nov 1st / IMAGO "Meet the Masters"
IMAGO, The European Federation of Cinematographers, has invited me to be part of their Master Class “Meet the masters”, alongside cinematographers Ellen Kuras, Virginie St Martin and Jeanne Lapoirie.
The Masterclass will take part in Oslo, Norway, Nov 14th and 15th at the Norwegian Film Institue.
Oct 3rd / Winner Golden Camera 300 Award
I just won the GOLDEN CAMERA 300 award for Best Cinematography for The Milk of Sorrow at the 30th Manaki Brothers International Cinematographer's Film Festival! The oldest film festival dedicated to Cinematographers. It was an honour to get it from a Jury presided by Peter Suschitsky and to share the stage with Life Time Achievement awarded Billy Williams, who used to be my teacher at the NFTS.
May 17th / On the spotlight in Cannes
The UK Film Council is organising the event ON THE SPOTLIGHT: Natasha Braier. I will be interviewed by Ron Prince (Editor of the British Society of Cinematographers magazine) at the UK Film Center in the International Village, Cannes Film Festival,on Sunday 17th at 1.30PM. We will show clips of my work.
Mar 28th / MILK OF SORROW wins Best Film Award
La Teta Asustada ("The Milk of Sorrow") started its round of festivals after Berlin with another first prize: BEST FILM at the Guadalajara Ibero-american Film Festival, Mexico. Also today my short film NEW LOVE, direted by Laurence Coriat, won both grand prix du jury and the prix audience jeune at the Festival du Rousset, France.
Mar 4th / In the City of Sylvia opens in the UK
My film In the City of Sylvia , directed by Jose Luis Guerin, will be opening in UK Cinemas on March 13th.
"Film of the Week" five stars. Time Out.
I'll be doing a Q and A at the premiere at the Curzon Soho on Fri 13th at 6.30PM
Feb 14th / MILK OF SORROW wins GOLDEN BEAR!
LA TETA ASUSTADA (The Milk of Sorrow) won the GOLDEN BEAR, Best Film at the BERLINALE!
This is Claudia, the golden bear and me after a few hours of celebration...
Feb 13th / MILK OF SORROW wins FIPRESCI Award
LA TETA ASUSTADA (THE MILK OF SORROW), my latest film, just won the FIPRESCI International Critics Award for the BEST FILM in the Oficial Selection of the Berlinale Film Festival.