As new Netflix movies stream in 4:3, is there hope yet for the abandoned aspect ratio?


Charlie Kaufman has been a purveyor of surrealist filmmaking for decades, and his latest directorial effort is no exception. Adapted from the novel of the same name by Iain Reid, I’m Thinking of Ending Things has all the Kaufman hallmarks you’d expect: an awkward protagonist, playful use of time and space, and a disorienting story ripe for critical debate and analysis. 

However, the Netflix Original film, which launched on the service September 4, is also notable for its inclusion of a cinematic technique that has become all too rare in feature films: a 4:3 aspect ratio.

For the latest tech news and updates, Install TechCodex App, and follow us on Google News,  Facebook, and Twitter. Also, if you like our efforts, consider sharing this story with your friends, this will encourage us to bring more exciting updates for you.


Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. AcceptRead More