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NY Times examines an out of sequence shot from ‘Waiting for ‘Superman”

A New York Times blog examines a scene that was shot out of sequence in Davis Guggenheim's Waiting for 'Superman'. The director defends the scene, where a mother gets a private tour of a charter school in New York City, but for others, like Hoop Dreams producer Gordon Quinn, presenting the tour out of sequence was a 'missed opportunity' to present other emotions.
November 3, 2010

A New York Times blog examines a scene that was shot out of sequence in Davis Guggenheim’s Waiting for ‘Superman’. The director defends the scene, where a mother gets a private tour of a charter school in New York City, but for others, like Hoop Dreams producer Gordon Quinn, presenting the tour out of sequence was a ‘missed opportunity’ to present other emotions.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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