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Camera (III) (2000)

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While a veteran actor laments the state of film and film acting, a group of young children sneak a Panavision camera into the apartment where the actor resides and decide to make a film with it.

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Cast overview:
Leslie Carlson ...
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Child
Harrison Kane ...
Child
Stephanie Sams ...
Child
Kyle Kass ...
Child (as Kyle Kassardjian)
Katie Lai ...
Child
Natasha La Force ...
Child (as Natasha LaForce)
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Child
Chloe Randle-Reis ...
Child (as Chloe Reis)
Camille Shniffer ...
Child
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While a veteran actor laments the state of film and film acting, a group of young children sneak a Panavision camera into the apartment where the actor resides and decide to make a film with it.

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This short film is featured on the region-one 2-Disc Criterion Collection DVD of Videodrome (1983). See more »

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The Actor: When you record the moment, you record the death of the moment. Children and death are a bad combination.
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Brilliance
26 April 2005 | by (Lisbon, Portugal) – See all my reviews

This is an extraordinary fable about aging and about film-making.

This old actor, unhappy with the route of his career is also the symbol of the great problem faced by the elder ones: looking back and not finding something to be proud about.

However youth comes to rescue him, giving him a chance to always be remembered by spectators and to feel useful to a new generation.

Especially well achieve by Cronenberg is the camera motion and positioning, which seems that of a child discovering all the potential of the found camera.

Pure brilliance!


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