Hollywood and Bollywood uses most expensive cameras to shoot movies. Whole picture and looks get changed through the eyes of these modern and most advanced cameras. But there are few filmmakers who have used an iPhone to shoot the full movie. Today, I am going to tell you 5 movies shot on iPhone.
Despite, shot with a smartphone, these movies collected many awards. And, you would be surprised to know that 2 of them are Indian movies which will soon reach the theatres. One of those movies is being directed by famous director Anurag Kashyap.
Here is the list of movies filmed on iphone:
1. I Play with the Phrase Each Other
I Play with the Phrase Each Other is a Hollywood film released in 2013, directed by Jay Alvarez has the rating of 7.7 IMDB. This movie resounded in many international film festivals and has won many awards. This movie was fully shot with iPhone and the main script of the story was also on the phone.
Despite having the low budget of Rs. 6 lakhs, tangerine got lots of appreciation worldwide. It was shot within 22 days and has a length of 1 hr 28 min.
iPhone 5S was used to shoot this movie and no modern or highly advanced lens was used. This movie was released in 2015 and has got the rating of 7 out of 10 on IMDB.
3. Uneasy Lies The Mind
Believing some media reports, it was the first feature film to be shot with iPhone. iPhone 5s and a lens adapter were used to shot this movie.
Suspense and thriller based movie was filmed in winter. Director, producer and cinematographer of this movie Ricky Fosheim told to a news website that, to keep the phone active he has to keep it under arm pits multiple times. 80 minutes long movie has an average score of 6 on IMDB, but Uneasy lies the mind got lots of appreciation in many film festivals.
Film director Anurag Kashyap is known for his experiments. He has filmed a whole movie with an iPhone.
The film named Zoo was shot in early 2017 and yet to be released. Shweta Tripathy who got famous with the movie Massan is in the main role. iPhone 6S was used to shot this film, and the director of the film Haramkhor, Shlok Sharma has directed this movie.
Music composer Palash Mochhal is debuting as a director with the movie BroJaan. The whole movie is to be shot through iPhone 6S. Therefore, the budget of BroJaan is not too high.
Aditya Roy Kapoor and Yami Gautam will be in the lead role. In an interview, Palash mentioned that the producer was surprised when he told about shooting with a smartphone. To make him believe, he shot a short clip to show that how iPhone can compete with a 70mm camera.