30 July 2014

How to Do Visual Comedy

If you love visual comedy, then let Tony Zhou introduce you to the work of Edgar Wright, one of the few filmmakers who is consistently finding humor through framing, camera movement, editing, goofy sound effects and music. This is an analysis and an appreciation of a director so awesome that Marvel had to fire him on a holiday and it may make you think: yes, visual comedy in the movies has got very sloppy recently.