Video essay No. 4 by Kevin B. Lee. Originally Published May 16, 2007. Part of the Shooting Down Pictures project (alsolikelife.com/shooting)
“The only great problem of cinema seems to be more and more, with each film, when and why to start a shot and when and why to end it.” – Jean-Luc Godard
Created for Sight & Sound / British Film Institute
Looking for a unique lateral tracking shot? Consider this example from Mamoru Hosoda's excellent film Wolf Children (2012). NO SPOILERS. Happy (Late) Mother's Day.
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