Editing & Empathy in Big Little Lies

Video Essay about HBO limited series

A video essay on how Big Little Lies uses editing to evoke feelings of mistrust and help us empathise with the characters.

The video received a blessing from the director of the show Jean-Marc Valle and the whole editorial team.

Over 45k views on YouTube and Vimeo combined.

Named “one of the best video essays of 2018” by BFI’s Sound & Sound Magazine and No Film School. Also featured on Film School Rejects and Chapter 1 – Take 1

Click here to watch the YouTube version