In the Blink of an Eye is celebrated film editor Walter Murch's
vivid, multifaceted, thought -- provoking essay on film editing.
Starting with what might be the most basic editing question -- Why
do cuts work? -- Murch treats the reader to a wonderful ride
through the aesthetics and practical concerns of cutting film.
Along the way, he offers his unique insights on such subjects as
continuity and discontinuity in editing, dreaming, and reality;... more...