How 'Hidden Figures' Got Its 1960s Vibe--With Light
Wochit Headline News - Friday, 13 January 2017
The movie "Hidden Figures" is the true story of three African-American women who contributed their math expertise to the NASA space program. It's set during the 1960s, but cinematographer Mandy Walker decided with director Ted Melfi that they "wanted it to feel period, but a modern version of that." Working closely with the film's production and costume designers, Walker settled on three main visual approaches for the $25 million Fox film.