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Lessons of Editing.

Editing teaches you what you need to assemble a film. You learn you don’t need fifty takes of an actor standing up from a chair when all that was missing was a “look” at the end of the shot. 658 more words


The Other Side of the Wind

Citizen Kane was one of the movies that made me aware of movies. I’d seen hundreds of them, but I’d never really thought about who made them. 1,353 more words

Film Preservation


Last night I sat down at my computer, determined to finish a rough cut of a shortfilm/episode I shot last month. To get me in the editing mood, I turned to my bookshelf and picked up Walter Murch’s book… 208 more words