Full-Length Indie Film Shot With Only A Smartphone

Full-Length Indie Film Shot With Only A Smartphone
technology

Olive was filmed on a Nokia N8 cellphone and thus may democratize the movie industry by making it more accessible to creators.

Yi Chen
  • 2 january 2012


Olive is the first feature film shot using only a Nokia N8 cellphone adapted with a high-resolution 35mm camera to achieve depth of field. The film retains the high-quality you would expect from a cinematic film and features beautifully shot scenes. Not only is Olive the first film to be shot on a smartphone, but it’s also the first independently financed feature film to be screened in more than 2,000 theaters across the U.S.

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