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There are many courses on how to perform edits using different non-linear editing software packages, but here we focus in on the aesthetics of editing. How edits inform subtext, the emotional significance of different editing techniques and the role of suspense and surprise are all covered.

 

Introduction
Understanding Subtext
0:27 Subtext of a Phrase
1:07 Subtext and Shot Choice
Approaching the Edit
0:08 When to Conceal Information
1:11 Creating Suspense
The Purpose Behind an Edit
0:42 Anticipating the Audience
Suspense Vs Surprise
0:08 When to Conceal Information
1:11 Creating Suspense
Cutting For Emotional Shift
0:05 Selecting Shots For Emotion
The Master Shot and Modern Scene Entry
0:07 Master Scene Method
0:48 Modern Editing Method
1:17 Breaking the Rules Effectively
Conclusion