Film journal Tag

There are two amazing shots, both using the same technique, in this sequence from William Wyler's Funny Girl.  But I'm mostly impressed today with the man who actually shot them, Nelson Tyler. Not only did he run the camera but

The stuff I found for today's post is awesome, complete with multi-media bonus features that really demonstrate the brilliance of Scorsese's work here.  (As with Spielberg, I could fill an entire blog just with shots by Scorsese.) Often times when a

If you haven' seen it, enjoy; in short form, the nurse station scene still works brilliantly. And if you have seen it already, maybe you've forgotten just enough. I've been startled by this more than once. David Lean always said, in

I know, I know, why this movie?  Because this shot from ALWAYS, a minor film not highly regarded by most, is so amazing - a little treasure in a film filled with bravado staging and camera work, but otherwise mostly