In video editing, this refers to dissolves, wipes, fade-ins
, fade-outs or other effects to take viewers from one scene to the next.
Without exception, the choreographers were caught up in the "trickery" of the media, forgetting that multiple images, overlays, and fade-ins
and -outs do not necessarily clarify the dance image for the viewer, and that they never substitute for coherent choreography.
, sudden dramatic shifts in decibel levels, odd creaks and rumbles and billows of feedback and vocals feathering off at the edges of the dense, almost impacted, but still three-dimensional sonic imaging the results are as visceral and immediate as a stomach pump.
The filmmaking is arguably too tasteful at times; intriguing as they are, Gary's dream sequences are absent any real sense of mystery or danger, and the use of stately fade-ins
and fade-outs as delineating markers leads to some rhythmic awkwardness.
Volume levels, fade-ins
and fade-outs can be set as well.
Pic is finally burdened with too much incidents and themes for it to do justice to any of them, and a constant pattern of fade-outs and fade-ins
slow matters to a crawl.
Slide-show special effects, such as screen fade-ins
, Dissolves and wipes, are extensively utilized.
Other actors are OK, and helmer Fox delivers a technically pro package with a suitably wintry look and tight editing (fade-outs and fade-ins
chaptering the tale).