Vocabulary Term of the Week: Montage

May 1, 2011 No Comments


“While editing simply refers to the joining together of shots, montage refers to the expressive use of editing to confer symbolic and metaphorical meanings onto the filmed events.” From “Film Studies” (2003) by Warren Buckland


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