Jacob T. Swinney

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On ‘Taxi Driver,’ Through the Eyes of Travis Bickle

Supercut master Jacob T. Swinney put together a video essay on subjectivity in Martin Scorsese’s classic 1976 film.
DJ Pangburn
5.9.16
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Relive 100 Iconic Shots from 100 Years of Cinema

Supercut master Jacob T. Swinney returns a survey of groundbreaking films from a century of cinematic history.
DJ Pangburn
4.21.16
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When First and Final Frames Tell a Film's Entire Story

Spoiler alert.
Beckett Mufson
10.1.15
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Writing, Crafting, and Rolling Joints: Paul Thomas Anderson's Close-Ups

PTA is a master of getting up close and personal.
Beckett Mufson
7.28.15
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Relive David Lynch's Most Suspenseful Moments in Sound

Spoilers: Jacob T. Swinney's latest supercut, 'Lynchian Ambiance,' is creepy.
Beckett Mufson
7.27.15
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This 'Jurassic Park' Sound Supercut Roars

Jacob T. Swinney tackles T-rexes and a terrified Jeff Goldbloom in 'Hearing Jurassic Park.'
Sami Emory
6.9.15
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[Premiere] Paul Thomas Anderson Supercut Shows Sound Design Can Be Music, Too

The first film essay in Jacob T. Swinney's newest "directors" series focuses on the sound of 'Boogie Nights,' 'There Will Be Blood,' and 'Inherent Vice' director Paul Thomas Anderson.
Beckett Mufson
5.18.15
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Quentin Tarantino's Bloodiest Moments Are Not for the Faint-of-Heart

Jacob T. Swinney concludes his four-part 'Tarantino' series with a sanguine supercut the director would be proud of.
Beckett Mufson
5.14.15
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What Does It Mean When a Film Fades to White?

In a new supercut, Jacob T Swinney analyzes the cinematic technique through the ambiguous final frames of ‘Black Swan,’ ‘Lord of the Rings,’ and more.
Sami Emory
4.14.15
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Supercut Pairs First and Final Frames of 55 Films

'Her' and 'Whiplash' are among the movies Jacob T. Swinney gathered for new video 'First and Final Frames.'
Beckett Mufson
3.19.15
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5 Oscar-Nominated Directors, One Supercut

Catch up on all of 2014's best directors in this supercut.
Beckett Mufson
2.13.15