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Why the heavily criticised digital revolution has been good for cinema

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Director Patty Jenkins recently condemned films produced by streamers as “fake movies”, but the evolution has opened doors for diversity In 1993, digital technology was revolutionising cinema; now it threatens to destroy it. The omens were there 28 years ago: the highest-grossing movie that year was Jurassic Park , whose dinosaurs ironically represented an evolutionary leap. Audiences were wowed by those hyper-realistic digital effects - all six minutes of them. There were no big franchise or effects movies among that year's UK Top 10: it was stuff such as Aladdin, The Bodyguard and...
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