Video Essay: There Will Be Blood & Symmetry
I’m excited to show everyone a project I’ve been working on for a while. After an extensive study of Paul Thomas Anderson’s career, I decided to make a video essay on his use of symmetry — particularly in There Will Be Blood. What’s even more exciting is that it’s running at IndieWire Press Play, a blog that I’ve watched and loved for a long time. Thanks to Matt Zoller Seitz for helping this thing get some legs. Hopefully there will be more to come.
Here’s the video, and make sure to head over to IndieWire to read a small introduction –