Camera Angles and Movement: Sergio Leone, Tavern scene, Once Upon a Time in the West
Join Sareesh Sudhakaran for a comprehensive analysis of the quintessential “tavern scene” from Sergio Leone’s Once Upon a Time in the West, in which he demonstrates Leone’s skill in using the camera, blocking and framing, to create tension and reveal character dynamics with economy and mastery.
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