to cook a food in a small amount of oil or fat
1941; opposite of deep-fry
shallow-fried, adj; shallow-frying, n
Greengrass, purveyor of the shaky cam, and screenwriter Billy Ray, have paid enormous attention to detail here.
A realistic, lower-quality camera effect used originally in advertisements and documentaries to simulate a sense of urgency or excitement: shaky cam on ''NYPD Blue''