A real-time space for comparison, for scholarly purposes, of a sequence in the silent and sound versions of Alfred Hitchcock's BLACKMAIL (1929).
Read more about this video and the films it features here: filmstudiesforfree.blogspot.com/2012/03/garden-of-forking-paths-hitchcocks.html.
Also see my 2015 article “TURNING UP THE VOLUME? The Emergent Focus on Film Sound, Music and Listening in Audiovisual Essays” The Cine-Files: A Scholarly Journal of Cinema Studies (Spring 2015) 8. Special issue on Film Sound. thecine-files.com/turning-up-the-volume/
Also see: "Skipping ROPE (Through Hitchcock's Joins)" - vimeo.com/41195578