Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind | How Editing Shapes a Story

by Film Radar

In this video essay, Film Radar discusses editing in relation to Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, using deleted scenes between Joel and his ex-girlfriend to demonstrate how their inclusion would have shaped the overall story into something completely different.

 

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