Alec Nevala-Lee

Thoughts on art, creativity, and the writing life.

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The closest definition of [star quality] was one I heard from David Lean…He told me, “When you are cutting a scene with an excellent actor, you can cut as he finishes the line; but with a star, you can hold the shot for at least another four frames, because that is when the magic happens.”

Michael Caine, What’s It All About?

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April 17, 2017 at 7:25 am

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