• 'First and Final Frames' Is Back to Show Us the Power of Bookending Films

    8 monthes ago - By No Film School

    Ready for round three of "First and Final Frames?"
    A few years back, video essayist Jacob T. Swinney captured our attention in a big way with a simple video that juxtaposed the first frames of a film with the last, offering little more than gentle music to pair with the side-by-side images. Well, after 2 1/2 years, he's back with the third installment of his popular "First and Final Frames" series, complete with some of the best films of the year, to give us the chance to explore, once again, the way films are bookended and what can be learned from it.
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