Pan�s Labyrinth essay ideas

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Pan’s Labyrinth essay ideas 07/03/2008 18:16:00 Elements to comment on: Editing o Cuts and fades between scenes/shots o Make it like a story book Sound o Slow, rhythmic mystical music o Sound effects evoke magic Mise en Scene o Full lighting, mix of tight and loose setting, modest costuming, amazing  lighting o Costumes make Pan seem real o Lighting: dark in the labyrinth and night scenes Light in the daytime o Setting: props, motif, color Dull, bland colors of day-time camp Vibrant colors of mystical creatures Mise en scene movie notes First few scenes are very bright, lots of earth tones (greens browns and greys)
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modest costuming costumes have earth tones too warm, dim lighting at night in the house rustic house (mill) in woodsy setting creaky doors firelight by night in the house captain works/sleeps in the basement lots of machinery down there first shot of him down there is with a magnifying lens in his eye, makes him look  like the machines working on his watch more dim lighting smoking a cig night scene outdoors seems cold lots of blues, greens, greys, blacks very dark outside moonlight lights the scene
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first use of violence by captn bottle, then pistol loud cracks as the gun is fired  dark in the house at night, lots of blues and greys fairy/bug still maintains is brown hue Ofelia’s jacket and book still have their color too bug transforms into a fairy moon over the lab as they go into it brown path b/w grayish blue stone walls of the lab gray stone steps spiral down more earth tones at the bottom of staircase Pan wakes up, very old looking, grungy and Earthy Looks as if his skin is old bark Old creaky movements Blue light over Pan and Ofelia Must finish 3 tasks when the moon is full Pan recedes into the shadows, covered by blackness Very earthy
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Bright, smoky, dusty room with captn in it Shaving and smoking Razor sharp blade Mirror Polishing his boots in front of the fire Paternal acting Controlling manner Looks down on all Filling bath with hot water Light streams in through the windows brown, earthy room wooden buckets Carmen gives her a new green dress and shoes Green bathrobe as she goes to the tub Red-leather-bound Book writes itself Moon-shaped mark on her shoulder knife folded into Mercedes’ apron goes out to milk cow with Ofelia
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bright and sunny outside Mercedes lurking by the medecine supplies Hands over the “only” copy of the key to cptn  Sees smoke, must be the guerrillas
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course FILMST 46 taught by Professor Felando during the Winter '07 term at UCSB.

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