Martin Scorsese: The Art of Silence

June 27, 2014 11:30am
Source: Vimeo

Even though Martin Scorsese is famous for his use of music, one of his best traits is his deliberate and powerful use of silence. Take a glimpse at fifty years of this simple technique from one of cinema's masters.

For bringing this idea to my attention, credit goes to John Pozer: Transcript of an interview with Scorsese about silence (& other things): Video of an interview with sound designer Randy Thom: