Benjamin Paul Seresin
3 November 1962
|Relatives||Michael Seresin (brother)|
Benjamin Paul Seresin (born 3 November 1962), better known as Ben Seresin, is a New Zealand-born cinematographer. He is best known for his work on Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, World War Z, and Unstoppable.
Life and career
Ben Seresin was born Benjamin Paul Seresin to a Russian father and a New Zealand mother. At the age of 18, he moved to Australia to enter the film industry. After serving as a camera assistant for 4 years, he moved to the United Kingdom, where he has lived since 1992. For his work on Unstoppable, he was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Cinematography in 2010.
Seresin described his approach to his work as "detached". “As a DP, you have to learn to both trust your eye and to be brave enough to say to the director ‘This is the wrong decision’".
|1999||Best Laid Plans||Mike Barker|
|2004||A Good Woman||Mike Barker|
|2009||Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen||Michael Bay|
|Free Agents||James Griffiths||TV movie|
|2010||Unstoppable||Tony Scott||Nominated- Satellite Award for Best Cinematography|
|2013||Broken City||Allen Hughes|
|Pain & Gain||Michael Bay|
|World War Z||Marc Forster|
|2017||The Mummy||Alex Kurtzman|
|2019||Chaos Walking||Doug Liman||Post-production|
|2020||Godzilla vs. Kong||Adam Wingard||Filming|
- "Ben Seresin". Internet Encyclopedia of Cinematographers. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "Oddball on the set". New Straits Times. 2 June 2017. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "Satellite Awards Nominate 'Inception' (and Everything Else)". TheWrap. 1 December 2010. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "New York Film Academy: Making Its Name Step by Step". Nycppnews.com. Retrieved 7 November 2017.
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