The world is so noisy, we unconsciously filter out all that we don’t want to hear. Much of film sound operates in the same way.
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With 4 Oscars, the Coen brothers’ adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s acclaimed novel is a showcase of ‘less is more.’
This video-essay on Jonathan Demme’s The Silence of the Lambs examines the phenomenon of looking and shows how central it is to the horror genre.
The Coen Brothers won the Palme d’Or at the 1991 Cannes Film Festival with this sardonic look at Hollywood. But is that what it is really about?