How ‘Searching’ Creates Tension | Anatomy of a Scene

In this video, co-writer and director Aneesh Chaganty breaks down a sequence from his 2018 thriller, Searching, demonstrating how he and his camera team used techniques like zooms, pans and cuts to elevate the tension of computer searches and email conversations.


Building Tension & Suspense


Psychological Thriller


Aneesh Chaganty


Searching