Captain X said:
Actually... One of the few things I learned in film was that you have to make people be unnaturally close together to get them both in the same shot unless you're too far away to see them clearly.
Oh, c'mon! Everybody knows they stand close together because of some indefinable, undeniable something
Sheesh, next thing you know, he'll be telling us they stood Jolene up on Scully's box for close-ups so her face would be closer to Connor's.