Episode 98 - KEITH WALTERS - Prop Master (1 reply)
Team Deakins sits down with property master Keith Walters and goes into depth about the role of props. Keith’s worked on many films including NEWS OF THE WORLD, THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS, SICARIO, and LINCOLN. He gives us insight into the role of the prop master, what it entails and how he approaches it. He shares how he researches for period pieces, the danger of aging down props too far, and how he finds material for period movies. We get details on the props in No Country for Old Men and how the iconic air gun weapon of Chigurh was conceived. He also gives up some insights into working on both Sicario movies and the unique challenges of the movie, Lincoln. We learn lots about the role and job of props in film during this episode!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Absolutely loved it - an interesting guy and an interesting subject!