F for Fake (1973) – How to Structure a Video Essay

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Published on May 14, 2016

If you want to make video essays, there’s no better film to study than Orson Welles’ 1973 masterpiece, F for Fake. There are a million lessons to take away from it, but today, let’s see what it has to teach us about structure. NO SPOILERS.

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Music:
Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus & Max Roach – Very Special
Michel Legrand – F for Fake (Cinéma)
A Tribe Called Quest – Oh My God (Instrumental)
Michel Legrand – Orson’s Theme (After the Rain Version)
A Tribe Called Quest – Oh My God

Interview Clips:
Trey Parker & Matt Stone at NYU: nyti.ms/1bNx6xf
John Sturges’ legendary audio commentary: bit.ly/1C2Jq1J

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