For a few weeks now I have been posting in tribute to the extended take, with many of the posts being about major Oscar contender Birdman. This post continues that tradition with a video from Variety interviewing a colorist on the Birdman film. The short video offers some insight into the level of detail that went into getting Birdman to look seamless with its extended takes. Check it out below:
Birdman is this year's Gravity. A technical achievement that is sure to wow audiences while also winning awards during Oscar season. Here is a clip showcasing the one take style that Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu uses throughout the film, much like Alfonso Cuaron did with the aforementioned Gravity.