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Cinematography : 8 Women Who Are Killing It

Out of the 250 top-grossing films of 2013, only 3% were shot by women. Only 3%! That’s 7.5 women out of 250 cinematographers.

Three is a measly percent, but the women who are that percent are ones to watch out for. The following are eight talented cinematographers you’ve probably never heard of, but remember these ladies and keep an eye out for their work.

Ellen Kuras

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (dir. Michel Gondry)

Maryse Alberti

The Wrestler (dir. Darren Aronofsky)

Reed Morano

Kill Your Darlings (dir.John Krokidas)

Rachel Morrison

Sound of My Voice (dir. Zal Batmanglij)

Mandy Walker

Australia (dir. Baz Luhrmann)

Rain Li

Paranoid Park (dir. Gus Van Sant)

Agnès Godard

Sister (dir. Ursula Meier)

Caroline Champetier

Holy Motors (dir. Leos Carax)