The Souvenir From acclaimed writer-director Joanna Hogg comes an enigmatic and personal portrait of the artist as a young woman, combining passionate emotions and exquisite aesthetics into a lush, dreamlike story of young adulthood and first love.
After conducting lens and camera tests, The Souvenir was shot by cinematographer David Raedeker, who combined Super 8 mm footage, 16 mm Bolex footage, S16 mm film, S16 mm digital, 35Mm digital and reversal slides. Every format fulfilled a function, which brought a variety of textures to the look. Filmed over a five-week period near King’s Lynn, Norfolk, Second unit photography included exteriors shot around Harrods and Knightsbridge streets and locations in Venice, Italy.
All Super 8mm, S16mm and 16mm negative development - Kodak Vision 3 500T (7219) stock, was carried out at Cinelab London.
Director: Joanna Hogg
Director of Photography: David Raedeker
Starring: Tilda Swinton, Tom Burke, Honor Swinton Burne