A Conversation With Cathal Watters, Director of Photography


Cathal Watters is an Award winning Director of Photography specialising in Feature Films and TV Drama. With over 20 years professional experience he talks with Adorama about how important it is for him to serve the story. Getting to work on some exciting projects; which include the new Peaky Blinders (Season 4), An Klondike AKA Dominion Creek, Viva and A Dark Song to name but a few.

Watters is known for his lighting, framing and movement. Cathal shares his process from reading a script, meeting the director, to the lighting plan. How every actor is different in their approach to acting, and his method to working onset often reacting to the action artistically in capturing the story.

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With thanks to:

Courtesy of Treasure.ie
@ treasureent

A Dark Song
Courtesy of Samson Films

An Klondike | Dominion Creek
Courtesy of Abú Media Film Productions

Peaky Blinders
Courtesy of BBC, milkpublicity.com, endemoluk.com
Peaky Blinders is a Caryn Mandabach and Tiger Aspect Production for BBC Two

#PeakyBlinders @BBCTwo
UK release date: Peaky Blinders, Wednesday 15th November, BBC Two at 9pm

St Patrick's Day Parade
Courtesy of Fáilte Ireland, Tourism Ireland | Ricky Harris

Photos by Robert Viglasky
(c) Caryn Mandabach Productions Ltd.

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