Yes yes y'all this has got to be my favorite "coming of age" movie. Spike Lee's "School Daze"
One of my favorite scenes is this one. Jasmine Guy and Tisha Campbell are giving me EVERYTHING
This movie was spectacular and so relevant.
THAT SHOT from many a #SpikeLeeJoint is technically called a “double dolly shot”. More in the excerpts below and the full articles in a thread 🧵 @NotherBrother on Twitter www.Twitter.com/NotherBrother “Nearly every Spike Lee movie includes what the director calls a “Spikeism,” a heightened visual flourish that makes you take notice while moving the narrative forward. “
“One visual signature that appears in many of Mr. Lee’s films is what has become known as the double dolly shot. The effect makes characters seem as if they are floating down a street rather than walking. It’s achieved by putting both the camera and the actor on dollies (wheeled platforms on a track).” Murphy, M. (Aug. 2, 2018)
How Spike Lee Created Three Signature Visual Shots. New York Times