Hello, this is Blase Bonpane. Well, friends, we must share today the last words of our dear family friend of over thirty years spoken to Theresa just a week ago when he had to decline attending a dinner date because of “health.” “I just love you and Blase.”
A statement we will always remember because it was so mutual.
Haskell was a Michelangelo of the movie industry. That is what his peers thought of him. He was named one of the 10 most influential cinematographers in movie history in a survey of the International Cinematographers Guild and also was first cinematographer to win a lifetime achievement award from the American Society of Cinematographers. He won the Academy Award twice. His writing and directing of MEDIUM COOL is a subject for film schools internationally. We suggest that you go to WIKIPEDIA to see the endless accomplishments of this great artist. Read More