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Cutting rhythms : shaping the film edit

Cutting rhythms : shaping the film edit

Author: Karen Pearlman
Publisher: Burlington, MA. : Focal Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Rhythm is a fundamental tool of the film editor; when a filmmaker adjust the length of shots in relation to one another, he or she affects the entire pace, structure, and mood of the film. This book  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pearlman, Karen.
Cutting rhythms.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Focal Press/Elsevier, ©2009
(DLC) 2008044538
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Pearlman
ISBN: 0240810147 9780240810140
OCLC Number: 870677727
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Contents: Chapter 1. Rhythmic IntuitionChapter 2. Editing as ChoreographyChapter 3. Timing, Pacing and Trajectory PhrasingChapter 4. Tension, Release and SynchronisationChapter 5. Physical, Emotional and Event RhythmChapter 6. Physical RhythmChapter 7. Emotional Rhythm Chapter 8. Event Rhythm Chapter 9. Montage and DecoupageChapter 10. Common ScenesChapter 11. DevicesChapter 12. Conclusion Index and Bibliography
Responsibility: Karen Pearlman.


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"A pioneering effort to capture lighting in a bottle. The most powerful aspect of the craft is also toughest to explain. Pearlman's introduction of dance and movement theory is impressively leveraged Read more...

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