Articles Tagged 'Tim Hetherington'

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WATCH: British Photojournalist Tim Hetherington Remembered

This Saturday will mark a sad anniversary for people in the world of photojournalism because two years ago, on April 20, 2011, Brooklyn-based Tim Hetherington — one of Britain’s finest war photographers — was killed while covering the conflict in Libya. A special documentary tribute to Hetherington is being aired on HBO over the next […]

WATCH: Tim Hetherington Speaking on the Dangers of War Reporting

On three occasions in the past 18 months, I had the privilege of interviewing British photojournalist Tim Hetherington who was killed yesterday covering the conflict in Libya. Earlier this year, Hetherington was nominated for an Oscar for co-directing the documentary Restrepo with his colleague Sebastian Junger. The film followed a small platoon of U.S. soldiers […]

WATCH: Colin Firth, Other British Oscar Hopefuls Have Their Say

Colin Firth in ‘The King’s Speech’ The British presence at this year’s Academy Awards is formidable. According to the UK Film Council, British talent has secured 33 nominations — and Britain is represented in 18 of the 24 Oscar categories. Leading the British charge is Colin Firth for his portrayal of George VI in The […]