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Space Patrol: DP Don Peterman suits up for Men in Black with CP-turned-director Barry Sonnenfeld

You'd think the relationship between a DP-turned-director and a DP would have its fair share of conflicts--"Why not use HMIs on this shot?" "How about trying fluorescents here?"--but not so for Barry Sonnenfeld and Don Peterman. The pair have worked on three films together: Addams Family Values, Get Shorty, and their most recent collaboration, the Columbia Pictures film Men in Black, scheduled to open July 2. Says Peterman, "Even though Barry's an ex-DP, when I first started working with him,

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