005. Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (dir. Sam Peckinpah) Video Essay

In this video essay, Kevin B. Lee breaks down a 3.1/2-minute shootout scene from Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973), directed by Sam Peckinpah, analyzing how the editing, blocking and symbolism work together to convey the theme of history passing by; an era on the verge of extinction.

 

Kevin B. Lee

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Classic Westerns