In this episode we examine the directing genius of Yorgos Lanthimos in The Lobster. We identify how certain cinematic elements help create a deliberate unsettling experience for the audience. In our second scene choice, we review how the absence of a soundtrack is used to create dramatic tension during the family's harrowing escape scene in The Sound of Music.
- Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
- An excellent video essay about why Yorgos movies are so weird: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pPGeVkBYrU
The Sound of Music
- Watch on Disney Plus (2:45:26 - 2:51:55)