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4 Comments on Cha-Ching Goes The Swear Jar


I’ve wanted to do something with this scene since I saw it in my pre-semester binge-watch of “The Wire”. ¬†It’s a terrific use of photography and positioning, with very little sound and dialogue. ¬†Pretty much the only dialogue is a repeated epithet used with a variety of inflections and emphases. I replaced it with a cash register sound effect, to put an imaginary quarter into a Swear Jar...

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