deliberately slow

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The deliberately slow pace, which is realistic, makes for a tedious watch.
Australian director Peter Weir maintains a deliberately slow pace so we are with the escapees every arduous step of the way.
Senator Tahir Mashhadi was concerned about the fact that smaller provinces were being discriminated against, and said that despite a Presidential ordinance, reinstatement was deliberately slow.
The Way Back maintains a deliberately slow pace so we are with the escapees every arduous step of the way.
9 said he was discussing with Chinese executives expansions at the Azadegan oilfield, where work has been deliberately slow (see omt19IrnSanctnsNov8-10).
Vilnius alleges deliberately slow repairs to a leak by Transneft, Russia's pipeline operator, because Poland's PKN Orlen acquired the refinery over Russian rivals.
With deliberately slow over-articulation, he gives us a Jake who is processing his thoughts on too little sleep and through a miasma of alcohol-induced indifference, while his full vocal individualization of the rest of the men allows listeners to celebrate their camaraderie yet feel the pain and emptiness behind the nonstop revelry.
The Cougars, who usually are deliberately slow in moving the ball upcourt, passed the ball in before the Trojans could begin their celebration and quickly advanced it to Kyle Weaver.
Springboks coach Jake White said his side did not deliberately slow the game down and added that loose forward Juan Smith, with a shoulder injury, and winger Bryan Habana, with a possible broken finger, had to be taken to hospital for further checks.
The movie, which won the main prize at Cannes in 1989, emphasizes cooperation and tolerance, celebrates the grandmother of its title and is typically African in its deliberately slow pace, quiet humor and absence of violence and sensationalism.
With deliberately slow pacing and long takes, kidpic "Elina" is a refreshing antidote to the many children's films in which a breathless tempo and rapid-fire cutting seem goals in themselves.