Posts Tagged ‘video essay’

David Fincher – And the Other Way is Wrong

I remember watching “Seven” with Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman. An extraordinary film for its sheer tonal quality.  Oppressive, intimate, foreboding.  Fincher is a consummate technician with an extremely strong intent in his framing.

Read More

Cuts & Transitions 101

Director/Editor Joey Scoma is here to talk to you about something simple: cuts and transitions. Except… there are so many different kinds!! In this video essay, Joey lists and defines the different cuts and transitions available to you as an editor, with examples from classic and modern films. It's up to you to decide when…

Read More