How to Get The Perfect Shot in Your Movie: Filmmaking Lessons from Martin Scorsese’s ‘Goodfellas’

A lot of films have the perfect shot— the shot that all other shots in the film are measured against. It’s this shot we talk about, rewind and watch again, and labor over its visual meaning and methods through which the filmmakers brought this magic to the screen. For many cineastes and non-cineastes alike, it’s de rigueur […]