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3Novices : Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk Features Lots of Handheld IMAX Camerawork

Christopher Nolan’s upcoming war drama Dunkirk makes extensive use of IMAX camerawork, including a plethora of handheld shots. Whether he’s depicting a crime-ridden comic book city, a bizarrely shifting dreamscape or the farthest reaches of outer space, Nolan is a director who always goes for maximum impact. In his case, going for big, impressive cinematic effects means embracing the use of IMAX, despite the technical challenges that come with employing the heavy and expensive cameras.

For his film Interstellar, Nolan raised the technical bar by moving beyond traditional IMAX camerawork and employing a small amount of handheld IMAX, an approach that among other things proved to be a great physical challenge for his cameraman. For his new film …

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