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Wiring Mirror Scenes

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Submitted by: Jim groom

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For this assignment, demonstrate with wired together screenshots how two scenes in a film, tv series, comic book, etc. that are paralleling one another. This assignment is all about finding and demonstrating visual relationships between two scenes that somehow mirror one another.

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Mirror: What Did I Do?

McNulty’s famous line “What the fuck did I do?” appears all over “The Wire”. Here we have a scene from Season 1, Episode 1 where he’s in a bar talking with Bunk and saying he feels like a character from “Bridge On The River Kwai” and says “What the fuck …

Mirror, Mirror

For this assignment, I focused on McNulty. He is very easy to find mirror scenes of because they portray him always the same throughout the episodes.


I thought about who the show focuses on more, McNutly came to mind first. Of course, they show McNutly drinking a lot.. …

Mirror Mirror

Ah, GIMP, we meet again. For my first visual assignment, i wanted to parallels because that was one of the things we discussed in the live tweeting which i blogged about here. The visual assignment was created by the man himself, Groom. The basic idea of this assignment was …

Mirror, mirror

I really liked the idea of mirroring scenes in the Wire because so many aspects of the show are paralleled and many elements keep showing up, and so for my last assignment I did the “wiring mirror scenes” visual assignment where I had to find two parallel scenes …

Wiring Mirror Scenes

It’s time to do some assignments for #wire106, so I dreamed up a new one called “Wiring Mirror Scenes.” One of the things that came up again and again during our discussions of The Wire over the last month is how the show is constantly paralleling and mirroring scenes. One …

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