Edward Scissorhands Scene Analysis

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Tim Burton has an amazing cinematic sound style that he uses in his film, “Edward Scissorhands”, to create an alluring and dramatic soundtrack and background sound selection. For instance, in the film, there was a scene where Peg hands Edward some clothes and sent him to her daughter’s room to go change. Edward then struggles to put the clothes on because of his fearful scissor hands so Peg ends up helping him out. In this scene, Burton uses very noticeable snipping sounds and the sound of rustling clothes to create a very comedic yet also stressing scene for Edward. The sounds are very diegetic and can be noticed by both the characters in the scene and the audience watching it. Furthermore, there is also a scene in “Edward Scissorhands”
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