Korine: COD ‘Looks Better’ Than Spielberg

“Spring Breakers” and “The Beach Bum” director Harmony Korine has used an analogy that includes each Steven Spielberg and “Call of Duty” that has left the “Jaws” filmmaker on the shedding aspect.
Out selling his new inventive collective/design studio EDGLRD, Korine spoke with GQ (through EW) and says current advances in gaming expertise implies that videogames now look higher than films visually.
Korine not too long ago used gaming tech to make his new indie movie “AGGRO DR1FT” starring rapper Travis Scott and shot fully in infrared and thermal imaging. Also earlier this week, a brand new trailer for the sport marketing campaign from “Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare III” was launched and featured some astonishing graphics.

In the interview with the outlet, the cult filmmaker says: “It’s nearly gone 360. You may take a look at the Call of Duty trailer now, and it seems higher than something that Spielberg’s ever accomplished.”
He provides that EDGLRD goals to push the bounds of filmmaking in a brand new route and the corporate’s mission assertion is:

“We’re attempting to gamify films. What we’re attempting to do is to construct some mechanism that permits folks to interface with the footage and principally remix, or make their very own, movies.”

Korine provides he’s not occupied with returning to extra conventional filmmaking anytime quickly, although one factor has tempted him:

“Terrence Malick wrote a script that he needs me to direct. It’s a very, actually stunning script. And that’s perhaps one of many solely issues that I may think about pulling me again into like precise, conventional moviemaking.
But even then, the onerous half now’s simply the thought of trying by means of a viewfinder and filming, like, folks talking at a desk. All this dialogue all the time will get in the way in which. All this stuff that you simply don’t actually care about. I don’t know. That can be a particular case. I all the time beloved him, and his films have been such an enormous deal for me as a child, and even nonetheless now. But that might perhaps be the one factor.”

“AGGRO DR1FT” can be launched on September 2nd.


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