Michael Mann is at the peak of a digital filmmaking flex with Blackhat. The high definition images create such a complete depth of field that his characters cannot help but appear lost, similar to how we found ourselves cut adrift amidst the unfettered access and context collapse offered by the modern web.
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Tom Baker is just an animal looking for a home. His writing on music, comics and more has appeared in Maura Magazine, Broken Frontier, and Now Then, and he has a blog about movies called eight films. He tries his best to stay off Twitter.
Amongst Steven Soderbergh’s singular skills as a filmmaker is his uncanny ability to read the market—a knack for predicting the course of cinema and preemptively adjusting his working methods, and the films he makes, accordingly.