The History of Cutting – The Birth of Cinema and Continuity Editing

Presented by John Hess, FilmmakerIQ gives us another insight into the history of film.
“Cinema began as a novelty – projecting dancing shadows on a screen of simple every day scenes. But through the contributions of talented artists, a new cinematic language of editing emerged. Trace the development of editing from The Lumiere Brothers through Georges Méliès, Edwin S. Porter, and D.W Griffith.”

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