Blowhard, Esq. writes:
Anaïs Reboux and Roxane Mesquida in Catherine Breillat’s FAT GIRL. And if you haven’t already, you really should read PR’s essay on Breillat’s ROMANCE.
As you can probably tell, the actors are looking in a mirror in this shot. Actors’ faces reflected in mirrors is a movie cliché I never tire of. I sometimes wonder if you could write a history of film performance and shot composition using just this one device. OK, maybe not a whole history, but surely a decent blog post, right? Hmmm…
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