The power of the edit

Camera and Editing workshop tomorrow with MediaTrust.

Here’s a classic clip from the Grandfather of filmic suspense.

And here’s some thoughts on Narrative Structure

 

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What’s the difference between narrative, plot and story again?

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Just as understanding how to edit influences how you think about filming, understanding a bit of film theory will influence how you think about story telling.

And finally, here are 22 tips on creating appealing stories from Pixar – (them what did Toy Story etc.)

If you’re really into this stuff a great book to read is Adventures in the Screen Trade by William Goldman.  pdf

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