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Songs My Brother Taught Me (Zhao, 2015)

It’s hard to watch movies, let alone blog, while on a road trip. Therefore, Songs My Brother Taught Me is probably one of only a handful of things I’ve watched over the last month. 941 more words

The Stylish Beat of the Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

When I think of style personified in modern film, the very underrated The Talented Mr. Ripley is one of the very first things that come to mind. 964 more words


Film Editor Techniques

Editing is a craft that each editor approaches with similarities and differences in style and technique. If you follow my editor interviews or those at… 2,563 more words


The Coco Chanel rule

“Before you leave the house,” the fashion designer Coco Chanel is supposed to have said, “look in the mirror and remove one accessory.” As much as I like it, I’m sorry to say that this quote is most likely apocryphal: you see it attributed to Chanel everywhere, but without the benefit of an original source, which implies that it’s one of those pieces of collective wisdom that have attached themselves parasitically to a famous name. 930 more words


The Conversation

Written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, The Conversation won a BAFTA for Best Sound Track and was nominated for Best Sound at the Academy Awards, alongside… 7 more words


Lecture #9: Sound & Music | VR 360 Video

This week we focus on the use of Sound & Music in Editing. Sound editing, music and mixing are key components of the art of editing. 249 more words


Walter Murch film editing masterclass at the @ICALondon, 23 April 2016

Oh my goodness Walter Murch is fab. I’ve just been to the ICA to hear him talk about ‘Return to OZ‘ which I hadn’t seen (it’s fantastic, and really quite dark) and I could hear him talk all day. 302 more words