Cuts We Love – “Da 5 Bloods”

Cuts We Love – “Da 5 Bloods”

Interview by Adrian Pennington, with editor of “Da 5 Bloods”, Adam Gough

Film editor Adam Gough walks you through many of the intentions and techniques employed for a key sequence in Spike Lee’s acclaimed Da 5 Bloods. He discusses the use of archival footage to set the scene, the slow build of emotion throughout the moment and much more of the behind-the-scenes collaboration that went into assembling the incendiary Vietnam epic.