Experience the creation of Denis Villeneuve’s Dune like never before with this startling collection of photography by Chiabella James.
From the cliffs of Norway to the deserts of Jordan, unit photographer Chiabella James was on set to capture every moment of Dune, director Denis Villeneuve’s Oscar-nominated sci-fi epic based on Frank Herbert’s classic novel. Curated from thousands of stills shot throughout the filming of Dune, this deluxe volume compiles the most compelling photos to form a remarkable visual journey that fully captures the unique spirit of the production. Encompassing the epic vistas witnessed on location shoots, through to candid moments between Villeneuve and key cast members including Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Zendaya, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, and Jason Momoa, this book also features a foreword by executive producer Tanya Lapointe (The Art and Soul of Dune), a preface by Ferguson, and an afterword by Brian Herbert.
DAZZLINGIMAGES: Curated from thousands of photos shot throughout the filming of Dune, this visually stunning compilation features the most remarkable photos from the set, including the epic vistas of location shoots.
BEHIND-THE-SCENES CONTENT: Witness candid moments between director Denis Villeneuve and key cast members, including Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Zendaya, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, and Jason Momoa, plus never-before-seen photos from the set.
THE IDEAL COLLECTOR’S ITEM: Dune Part One: The Photography is the quintessential collectible for fans of director Denis Villeneuve and film enthusiasts everywhere.
COMPLETE YOUR DUNE FILM COLLECTION: Dune Part One: The Photography is the perfect companion volume to the gorgeous Insight Editions book The Art and Soul of Dune.
About the Author
Chiabella James is a British feature film, editorial, and portrait photographer. Her portfolio has been published in outlets such as Vanity Fair, Vogue, Empire, and Entertainment Weekly. Her features include Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Dune, and King Richard. She splits her time working between Los Angeles and London.
Tanya Lapointe is a producer, director, and author. Her titles include The Art and Soul of Blade Runner 2049, The Art and Science of Arrival, and The Art and Soul of Dune. She is a producer (p.g.a) on Dune: Part Two (2023) and executive producer on Dune (2021).