Inside the Wondrous One-Take Boxing Match of 'Creed'

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One of the most memorable scenes in Rocky film Creed is an entire fight shot in a single take. The feat required a week of blocking with the actors, Steadicam operator Benjamin Semanoff, cinematographer Maryse Alberti, director John Coogler, and stunt coordinator Clayton J. Barber.

"Every time they would flub the choreography, we would have to stop. We needed all that choreography to work," Coogler explains to Buzzfeed about going through 13 takes of the scene. "We purposefully didn’t shoot any cutaways, so that we would have to walk that tightrope with no safety net.”



SMPTE's Latest IMF Plugfest Makes Significant Progress Toward Interoperability

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, today announced that the Interoperable Master Format (IMF) plugfest, held Oct. 18-19 in Hollywood, California, marked another milestone in the development of the IMF family of international standards (SMPTE ST 2067), with more than 48 participants making progress toward interoperability.