In a Lonely Place on 01-26-2019

The shadow of his hand won’t completely meet his hand. The cigarette creates the slightest distance. The light comes from an unexpected place, higher than I’d thought. This is what goes wrong for Bogart in the movie: the light’s there, but he doesn’t know where to look for it. He can’t meet up with his shadows and work it out. She looks as if she’s going to bite off the tip of that cigarette.