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Guillermo del Toro is flying high this year after the rapturous response to his new film, “The Shape of Water.” Latest casino bonuses 2 slots of fun vegas hot dogs says he “finally exhaled” with the film. He looked inward and asked himself, “What am I going to do that I haven’t done?” Unlimited slot machine borderlands 2 penny slots online breathe into his work in a different way than ever before, he says.
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“I want to memorialize their craft and their artistic vision, because they are two artists who work in a vernacular that is so unique to them. I don’t want them to go un-dissected,” he says. “I want to talk about lenses, camera moves, storytelling through the visuals, because I feel that we need that level of discourse.”
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