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Video Essay Examines How to Film a Courtroom Scene

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Video highlights the challenges a courtroom setting presents to filmmakers.


If you're an actor, a courtroom scene offers you the chance to really express yourself, but for directors, such a setting can cause headaches. With so many characters crammed into a single space, how do you cover the scene without confusing the audience?

A new video essay by Now You See It looks at how various filmmakers have approached filming courtroom scenes. Check it out below.