The Basics of Film Cuts and Transitions Explained Using Scenes From a Number of Different Movies

Editor and director Joey Scoma of Rocket Jump Film School explains the basics of film cuts and transitions available to filmmakers, using scenes from a number of different movies to demonstrate his point.

In this video essay, Joey lists and defines the different cuts and transitions available to you as an editor, with examples from classic and modern films. It’s up to you to decide when and why you’d use them!