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Daily Archives: November 5, 2015

Robert Elswit is unquestionably one of the most versatile cinematographers currently shooting major motion pictures. With incredible ease, he’s able to shift from gargantuan action pictures like the two most recent Mission: Impossible entries to something smaller and more personal like the edgy indie Nightcrawler. He’s been working in the industry for 35 years, and for over the last 20,… Read more »

05 November 2015 | Features, Film Lists

The long take consists of an uninterrupted shot, a shot longer than usual that doesn’t have a cut. Some filmmakers like Max Ophüls, Alexander Sokurov or Michael Haneke, among many others, are recognized for their predilection for the long take. There are many examples and ways to make one, and every film technique is valid. From the crane tracking shots… Read more »

05 November 2015 | Features, Film Lists