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The Big Sleep (1946) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]


Home > Film: The Big Sleep > Gesture: Running down > Instance: 0:21:13


Instance
Gesture name: Running down
Start time: 0:21:13
Page #: 21
Measure #: 6
Scene: Reel 3 Part 1
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 160
Instrumentation: orchestra
Description
Description: Dramatic running gesture as we see a man's feet running away from the scene of the crime
On-screen: Feet running down the stairs
Music annotations: [m. 6] marcato
Film annotations: [m. 6] Door shut / Mans legs; [m. 7] Down - runs; [m. 9] Gets into car
Orchestration annotations: [m. 6] 1st piano / violas / violins / flts / oboes / W.W. and 3 trpts muted / timp gliss / timp / basses / cels / piano/ W.W. etc / trbs; [m. 8] add horns / timp; [m. 9] timp
Tags

action scene | antagonist | descending | dramatic | hurrying | mickey-mousing | running | street | tense

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