Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Director Ang Lee will approach the film in every possible angle.
Ang Lee tries to create a multiple-reality vision of war.
Working cinematographer John Toll, Lee shot the film with a 4K resolution in a 3-D at a speed of 120 frames per second five times that of a normal movie. The filmmaker attempt to create an immersive experience through technology already had it’s detractors and boosters.
Sony the studio behind the film, choose to equip only a few theatres with devices to project the film at the advanced speed and none are in the Bay Area
Most people feel that Ang Lee and Sony’s attempt to create an immersive experience through technology is a big gamble.
This film is set on Thanksgiving Day 2004.
The film flashes back when Billy sister Kathryn (Kristen Stewart) boyfriend broke up with her following a car accident. Billy took revenge on his car. The judge gave him the jail or military option. To the present, Billy (Joe Alwyn) and his special squad have been brought home from Iraq on a promotional tour. The Young solider bravery, which prompted him to go to the aid of a dying comrade was caught on film and and all over the TV News. He was hailed as a hero.