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Time Compression and Externalizing the Internal: Requiem for a Dream

by April

By combining a slow-crawl dolly with super sped-up footage, the manic alongside the mundane is expressed externally for Shirley Maclaine's character in Requiem for a Dream.

Requiem for a Dream: Time Compression

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Through super-sped-up footage, a wonderful portrait of the passing of time is shown for the manic, pharmaceutical dependent middle-aged woman, played by Shirly Maclane.

from Requiem for a Dream (2007)
Creator: Darren Aronofsky
Posted by April