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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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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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