In the Blink of an Eye : A Perspective on Film Editing

ISBN-10: 1879505231

ISBN-13: 9781879505230

Edition: N/A

Authors: Walter Murch, Francis Ford Coppola

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List price: $12.95
Publisher: Silman-James Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 108
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.572
Language: English

Francis Ford Coppola won his first Oscar at age 31 for the screenplay for Patton, which he co-wrote with Edmund H. North. He won his first Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival with The Conversation, which he wrote and directed. He went on to direct 20 films, including the epic Godfather trilogy, and most recently, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Jack, and John Grisham's The Rainmaker. He lives in Northern California.

Preface to the Second Edition
Cuts and Shadow Cuts
Why Do Cuts Work?
"Cut Out the Bad Bits"
Most with the Least
The Rule of Six
Seeing Around the Edge of the Frame
Dreaming in Pairs
Team Work: Multiple Editors
The Decisive Moment
Methods and Machines: Marble and Clay
Test Screenings: Referred Pain
Don't Worry, It's Only a Movie
A Galaxy of Winking Dots
Afterword: Digital Film Editing: Past, Present, and Imagined Future
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