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David Kaufbird | Eli R. Roth
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(1973) felt so real. I'd never seen anything that horrifying. It scared me for years, I had nightmares for years as a child and had always wanted to be involved in an exorcism movie.
Was the inspiration for the character Eli, the aspiring porn director, in the film The Girl Next Door
(2004). One of the writers was friends with Cabin Fever
(2002) editor Ryan Folsey
, and spent time in the editing room, secretly writing down everything Roth was saying. Roth found out about this when several actors he knew auditioned for the film, and told him there was a character named Eli who ...
Classical Filmmaking style. Roth photographs, edits, and scores his films like 1970s dramas. He does not use the modern "MTV" style of fast cutting, and prefers the filmmaking techniques not to be noticed, and to take a back seat to the story and performances.