Twelve Most Impressive Long Takes in Film History

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Fri, Apr 18th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

Cinefix has put together this video sporting the 12 best long takes in film history. A long take is "an uninterrupted shot in a film which lasts much longer than the conventional editing pace either of the film itself or of films in general, usually lasting several minutes."

There's no greater statement of a director's prowess than a long shot in a single take. And these are 12 of the most masterful.

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