David Lean's Scene Transitions
by The Royal Ocean Film Society
In this video essay, The Royal Ocean Film Society takes a closer look at transitions in the films of Sir David Lean, illustrating his frequent use of sound effects and music to hide edits and keep the story flowing.
The Pitch Box is a open call for you to pitch an idea you have for a video essay. Interested in the way Kubrick uses color in A Clockwork Orange or how to use dialogue in an opening scene? Tell us what you want to see.