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FILM: Citizen Kane - Nursing Home Matte / Rear Projection
by Clifford Galiher `

The already-complex composite shot of Jed Leland's nursing home was likely rear projected in front of Thompson's silhouette as the most efficient way to fine-tune the exposure of both foreground and background.

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FILM: Citizen Kane - Nursing Home Matte / Rear Projection by Orson Welles (1941) The already-complex composite shot of Jed Leland's nursing home was likely rear projected in front of Thompson's silhouette as the most efficient way to fine-tune the exposure of both foreground and background.