Director’s Breakdown Sheet: Take This Waltz
INT. Apartment – Day
Length: 1 Page (?)
Margot and Aaron have sex.
Notes: The audience will see the progression of Margot and Aaron’s relationship over a period of a few weeks. Audience must feel the passion.
Cast and Performance:
Camera: Dolly wide
Storyboards in set binder
Set Ups: Wide, circling dolly
Costumes: Margot — Striped red shirt, jean shorts. Yellow dress. Purple tights.
Aaron – Pants and tank top. Pants and dress shirt.
Props: Ladder, painting sheet, moving boxes, plants, fan, bath tub, bed, lamps, dresser, sofa, carpet, sheets, Christmas tree, lanterns, lights, table, bean bag, television
Extras: Female for threesome, male for threesome
Transitions: smooth cuts
Editing: minimal and unnoticeable
Music: Take This Waltz – Leonard Cohen
Coming From/Going To: Coming from lakeside scene, going to living room scene