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Videographic Epigraph for Gravity

by Videographic Criticism

Jordan Schonig paired a long take of Sandra Bullock spinning in space from Gravity (Alfonso Cuarón, U.S.A., 2013) with a quotation about spatial orientation—knowing where you are or being lost; and the use of Ella Fitzgerald’s light jazz rendition of “All My Life” as accompaniment countered the ironic counterpoint of text and image, adding a layer of poignancy.

Gravity Epigraph

A videographic epigraph on Gravity

from Gravity (2017)
Creator: Jordan Schonig
Posted by Videographic Criticism