The History of Editing
by Alfie Vaughan
Alfie Vaughn explores film editing in this video essay. Given its power to change an entire story and manipulate audience emotion, Vaughn illustrates how—along with writing and filming—editing comprises one of the three phases of telling a story that goes into the making of any film.
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