Taxi Driver

Editing – Montage (Part 3)

Alright, we’ve been around montage for condensing time and space, let’s continue our tour with montage for condensing information, from depicting environments, events or characters, to flashbacks, evocations, assumptions and deductions. Continue reading

Frame blockers – Single blocker

In the previous series, we saw how inserting large ‘bands’ in the frame could pressurize characters by eating up screen space. But usually, those ‘bands’ don’t play an active role in the story. So let’s go one step further with frame ‘blockers’, special kinds of ‘bands’ Continue reading