Other long-gestating films have nothing on Richard Linklater, who painstakingly shot the feature-length Boyhood a bit at a time over 12 years. And now the first trailer has been released, promising that it’s been well worth the wait. You may have seen some version of this via Access Hollywood last week, but isn’t it so […]
By Brandon Engel There are all sorts of devices that filmmakers use to mimic the effects of aging. We’ve all seen films that use heavy “age makeup” for the purpose of delineating time (notably in Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane). Another unique approach to was employed by French New Waver Francois Truffaut, who actually spent 20 […]
In 2002, Richard Linklater decided to shoot a film, for a few weeks at a time, over the course of 12 years, and lo and behold, right on schedule, here we are 12 years later...