How To Film a Courtroom Scene

Courtroom Scenes lead to some of the most intense and memorable moments in film, and they also provide a big challenge to the filmmaker: how do you capture all that drama in a giant courtroom with tons of people? Any film has to use various cinematic techniques very carefully to pull it off. So let’s see how a few films do it.

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