- Camera work and editing and relationship to the character-
Throughout the movie, I was touched by the number of fine details the staff has planned for the movie. The most eye-catching ones were the ones that created anticipation for the story, describing the emotional states of a character, or jumping through time by using exquisite editing skills.
I’ve started noticing the delicate editing used for anticipation when I first saw the TV scene. As the main character Billy swings his long wooden stick in frustration, we cut to an old tv screen; featuring dancers in British gentleman outfits. Eventually, this gives the audience a hint that Billy would peruse dancing, despite the bitterness of his surroundings. The…