How to Do Visual Comedy like Edgar Wright finding humor through the originality

5/27/2014 ISO 1200 Magazine 1 Comments

If you love visual comedy, you gotta love Edgar Wright, one of the few filmmakers who is consistently finding humor through framing, camera movement, editing, goofy sound effects and music. This is an analysis and an appreciation of a director so awesome that Marvel had to fire him on a holiday.

For educational purposes only. And as always, feel free to comment, like, or tell him it's not a 747.

For further reading/viewing, highly recommends:
David Bordwell's essay on funny framings:
David Chen's video essay on Wright's use of close-ups:
And Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal:
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