Throughout a varied career, Lubezki has tackled numerous (often conflicting) genres and excelled at each and every one. With
, he jumped from 35mm to digital and invented a tiny camera to attain close-up shots during the fight scenes.
Then, of course, he took handheld to the limit with
Children Of Men
, which features gob-smackingly long takes (some achieved in digital editing) and a believably gritty future world.
The Tree Of Life.
Even if you’re not a fan of Malick’s approach to narrative (or lack thereof), there’s no doubting that
Tree Of Life
is one of the most beautifully shot films ever made.
To The Wonder
is in UK cinemas from Friday 22 February 2013