1. Full article: vashivisuals.com/raiders-of-the-lost-ark-cutting-in-camera-part-2/

    Steven Spielberg uses 12 shots in 16 seconds to reveal the essence of Indiana Jones without using a word. Those 12 shots reveal his alertness, intelligence, agility, compassion, and fearlessness without uttering a syllable. That is Cinema. Each shot is a stand alone piece that can only work when edited in rapid succession. Alone they are static and simple...cut together (by Michael Kahn) they flow by seamlessly and carry momentum. The sum is larger than the parts...and they reveal Indy's character.

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  2. One overlooked aspect of Spielberg is that he's actually a stealth master of the long take. From Duel to Tintin, for forty years, he has sneakily filmed many scenes in a single continuous shot.

    Eight long examples: vimeo.com/tonyzhou/spielberg-eight
    Twelve short examples: vimeo.com/tonyzhou/spielberg-twelve

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  3. Shot By Shot
    Film : Jaws
    Director : Steven Spielberg

    Scene Breakdowns : Brody wakes up and leaves 2:10 - Brody and Cassidy discover Chrissie's remnants 5:25 - Brody at the office 7:55 - Brody goes downtown 9:20 - Shark attacks 11:20 - The Town Meeting 16:35 - Brody Hooper and Vaughn 22:40 - Brody Hooper and Quint 27:30 - Brody and Ellen say goodbye 31:05

    Special Thanks to Mitchell Rose (mitchellrose.com) who kindly corrected the typos

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