The Hollywood Reporter today confirms Roberto Schaefer has been hired as cinematographer on the next James Bond movie.
Schaefer has lensed every film directed by Bond 22 helmer Marc Forster, including Monster’s Ball, Stay, Finding Neverland, Stranger Than Fiction and this year’s The Kite Runner (view trailer). He also served as cinematographer on a number of Christopher Guest pictures, including Waiting For Guffman, Best In Show and For Your Consideration.
He was nominated for a BAFTA for his work on Finding Neverland in 2005.
Schaefer is currently location scouting for Bond 22.
The article goes on to state that production is scheduled to begin on or around 10 December 2007, with filming to take place in the UK, South America and Italy.
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