Saving Private Ryan: How Spielberg Constructs A Battle Scene

In the opening sequence of Saving Private Ryan, Spielberg drops viewers directly into a brutal and unflinching recreation of an extended battle scene, without any warning. Join Nerdwriter1 for a discussion of the filmmaking techniques Spielberg used to construct the scene, and the role it plays in the film at large.



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