A hanging scene from 12 Years a Slave had to be re-shot because it “wasn’t working,” so director Steve McQueen used an actual lynching tree that is surrounded by the graves of murdered slaves. He thought it worked because the actors weren’t just acting, they were reenacting. Source
I love details and our set designers are incredible with details. I think props is one of the most fun departments on set. So I’m going to have to just say the details of everything. If you look at every book, if you look at every journal, they’ve filled it out. It’s unreal, the amount of time they’ve put in.
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