to cut from one type of shot to another, as from a long shot to a closeup.
to insert (shots from other scenes, flashbacks, etc.) into the narrative of a film.
to interrupt the narrative of (a film) with shots from other scenes, flashbacks, etc.: Compare crosscut.
a film sequence or scene produced by intercutting.
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How to use intercut in a sentence
Our first film was all visual with no sound, and it turned into No More Excuses—which is five shorts in one intercut.The Renegade: Robert Downey Sr. on His Classic Films, Son’s Battle with Drugs, and Bill Cosby | Marlow Stern | November 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The band is in a stylishly dirty warehouse, and the video is intercut with scenes of friends hanging out during the summer.Phoenix, Ciara & More Best Music Videos of the Week (VIDEO) | Victoria Kezra | July 7, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The early scenes in the film are intercut with hysterical fan confessionals.
It is simply a portrait: shots of Tyson speaking intercut with early training footage.
British Dictionary definitions for intercut
films another word for crosscut
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