JAWS: The Longest Shot You Never Noticed

In this video essay, Vashi Nedomansky discusses the longest shot in Steven Spielberg’s Jaws and in his entire filmography. Clocking in at 2-minutes and 45 seconds, Nedomansky breaks down the five components that make the shot work and how, thanks to Spielberg’s craftsmanship, we don’t even notice its duration.

 


The Long Take


Horror Thriller


Steven Spielberg


Jaws