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Old 05-18-2011, 03:19 PM   #8
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Default Re: Joss Whedon leading on "Avengers" short list of directors - Part 1

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Originally Posted by demitri_vampiro View Post
can he actually handle a big movie like this. did he directed something big before. reading through forums everyone brings up buffy, but did he do anything else. it is very important to know how to use camera for these big movies.
He directed episodes of all of his shows outside of Buffy, and movie-wise, he directed an ensemble space adventure movie called Serenity (based on his show Firefly). It had a smaller budget than most major Hollywood romantic-comedies, but I think he made the most of it. It had plenty of action, and the cinematography and camerawork was lovely, too. There's a particularly nice long tracking shot after the title sequence that I hope we get something akin to in Avengers. Since his budget for Avengers will be at least 4x Serenity's budget (but probably more like 5x it's budget), I think it will look great.

Serenity's available on Netflix instant if you want to watch it.

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