“Filming a character who has to be seven or eight inches from the lens adds a whole bunch of complications.”

New interview up for Filmmaker Magazine with Marcel the Shell With Shoes On cinematographers Bianca Cline (live action) and Eric Adkins (stop motion). Cline lensed her portion with a classic Alexa and rehoused Nikon stills glass. For the stop motion animation, Adkins opted for Canon R mirror-less still cameras. Full story here.

Here’s a couple of excerpts, beginning with Cline on the difficulties of shooting a protagonist who measures one inch in height:

And here’s Adkins on the software used for the stop motion portion fo the shoot:

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