Joel & Ethan Coen - Shot | Reverse Shot

In this video essay, Tony Zhou takes a look at how the Coen Brothers took a common technique for covering dialogue—the shot reverse shot—and through a series of choices including camera placement, angle, lenses, pacing, and editing, lent a particular feel to their version of the technique and made it their own.

Tony Zhou

Videos: 28

Coen Brothers: Style & Technique

Film Analysis

Joel & Ethan Coen