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Avatar: what’s the point?

Ok, after a few months passed since I saw Avatar, after I fully digested it, after I saw so many talks about it at Siggraph, I feel I’m ready. After the world gave its opinions and blablas about Avatar, I’ll be proud and add my voice to the choir.
To me it’ll be some kind of exercise to make a deeper artistic and technical analysis of such an exceptional phenomena.
It is not my intention to praise Cameron’s work, neither to denigrate it. I must say that, after all, I feel exquisitely neutral to the movie itself. The worldwide success and box office record is undeniable, but that is another story and it is not exactly my business, as I’ll try to demonstrate within this article.

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