Moving Castles, Forest Spirits and Master Thiefs – legendary japanese director and animator Hayao Miyazaki brought us fantastic worlds and cult figures. After 50 years of creating fantastic anime films, he announced in 2013 that The Wind Rises would be his last film. A tribute…
Short history of the steadicam – this revolutionary visual technique was invented in the 70’s. One of the first use of the steadicam-technique was for Kubrick’s Shining.
The new film by Alejandro González Iñárritu (Babel, 21 Grams) with an aged Michael Keaton in the leading role as a washed-up actor, who played once the superhero ‚Birdman‘ and now try to reclaim his past glory. Also starring Edward Norton, Zach Galifianakis and Naomi Watts.
Amazing documentary about Jodorowsky’s unfinished Filmproject. A Film that was too ahead of its time to get made. A visionary project that inspired science-fiction movies over decades.
First look on Ridley Scott’s History-Epic Exodus. After Noah at the beginning of the year, we will see the next bible Story.
Two fascinating effects of the film history – the Dolly Zoom, well known from Hitchcock’s Vertigo and Marnie. And the amazing effect of the Wormhole Sequence from Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, done with the slit scan technique.