The Best Scene in Hereditary

In this video essay, Screened breaks down the car scene from Ari Aster’s Hereditary (2018) and its aftermath, analyzing the film clip alongside the script in order to understand how Aster masterfully orchestrates the buildup and release of tension.

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Building Tension & Suspense


Scene Analysis


Supernatural Horror


Ari Aster


Hereditary