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Duelling Directors: Ridley Scott & Kevin Reynolds (2002)

Video  |   |  Documentary, Short  |  3 December 2002 (USA)
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Directors Ridley Scott and Kevin Reynolds talk about the film Duellists, The (1977). Reynolds interviews Scott while watching the movie, and they examine some of the key visual shots that ... See full summary »

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Directors Ridley Scott and Kevin Reynolds talk about the film Duellists, The (1977). Reynolds interviews Scott while watching the movie, and they examine some of the key visual shots that Scott created and that eventually got him recognized as one of the best visual directors of our time. Written by Rhyl Donnelly

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Directors at dawn
20 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

This 30 minute interview between Ridley Scott and director Kevin Reynolds, is an interesting insight into the making of Scott's first feature film The Duellists. Though sometimes, Mr Reynolds does appear to be grovelling at the feet of the genius that is Ridley, it still manages to avoid being a kiss-ass-fest, and lets us know the trials and tribulations he had getting the film financed and off the ground. It's all too easy to forget, that Ridley Scott was not such a hot property during the mid '70s as he later became and still is. Scott mentions on the DVD commentary how thirty of his crew had to move a heavy carriage from one hill to another, because they didn't have enough fake snow to fill up a certain shot. The film went on to win a prize at the Cannes Film Festival (Not the Palm D'or), despite Scott being asked to drop out of the competition by a nervous opponent.

This is certainly a great addition to a cool DVD. If only they were all laden with features like this.


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