‘Tár’ Editor Reveals Deleted Line That Nods to the Film’s Ending

Spoiler Alert: This story contains major spoilers for “Tár.”Todd Field’s “Tár” ends with disgraced conductor Lydia Tár (Cate Blanchett) conducting the score of “Monster Hunter,” a fantasy video game series, for a group of cosplayers in Southeast Asia.

It’s a huge fall from grace from her previous post as head of the Berlin Philharmonic.Countless theories exist on the internet about the character’s ending.

Is she hallucinating? Is Tár herself a monster who has been hunted, as her downfall comes as a result of allegations of misconduct and abuse of power.

Or is it something else?Oscar-nominated and Ace Eddies nominated editor Monika Willi reveals a line that never made it into the film: “Tár never stopped, Tár never quits.” According to Willi, “This says to audiences she’s holding up, she’s standing upright and she doesn’t quit.”Cutting the film together, Willi and

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