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Every Frame A Painting looks at the art and craft of film editing.
Mistaking your own experience for cinema, and other pitfalls.
Handy hints for beginners – and evergreen reminders for those with more experience.
Examples of bad editing – and other examples of how to be better.
Featuring a mobile, car-chase-ready editing rig.
Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, music videos for Björk and a ton of others) shot his short film on an iPhone – and posted making-of videos along with it.
The effect is exhausting – and for what?
Phones, chuckles and plastic wheels on various surfaces all conspire to create powerful mood.
Re-cuts, de-effects, and other responses to moments from the films of Stanley Kubrick.
Shake up your storytelling with techniques from French masters and their American contemporaries.