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Term: Fast Cutting

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The process of cutting together several shots of brief duration. Fast cutting is an effective way to convey a lot of information in a brief time. It is often used to add urgency or energy, to intensify suspense, lead to a climax or to indicate a character’s loss of control. The opposite of fast cutting is slow cutting.

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