Godfather Mendoza Screen 1 article

Godfather Mendoza

1934

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  • Not sure if having two directors is a reason, but the style varies, the camera often dynamic - it pans to the left then immediately to the right during the wedding party scene, like an eager spectator trying to drink it all in - but bogging down in the middle section which is also when Mendoza becomes less sly and devious, a compadre to a Zapatista general and a family man with a bland wife and son.