NPR - Alfonso Cuaron discusses filming the six minute single-shot action scene in Children of Men frenchy! wrote on 2007/01/30: I was watching the scene and after a coupla minutes I thought: no.. hold on.. damn, still the same shot! yep, that was a memorable one.. Milo wrote on 2007/01/31: The most amazing revelation for me in this interview: the blood splatters on the camera were accidental! Low wrote on 2007/02/02: > the blood splatters on the camera were accidental! I thought as much! :) And indeed, it was one of the best scenes/shots I've seen in a film, recently.