Andrei Tarkovsky: The Cinematic Glide

One of Andrei Tarkovsky’s signature camera moves is the top angle camera glide. In this video essay, wolfcrow presents a few examples from Stalker, honing in on some of the techniques Tarkovsky uses to make the cinematic glide work so well.

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