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Unformatted text preview: Two traditions: classical and alternative narratives Classical film narratives Are centered on one or more central characters who propel the plot with a cause-and0effect logic Develop plots with linear chronologies directed at certain goals Employ an omniscient or a restricted narration that suggests some degree of realism Classic narrative offers 3 part structure 1 the presentation of a situation or a circumstance 2 the disruption of that situation often as a crisis or confrontation 3 the resolution to the disruption alternative narratives deviate from or challenge the linearity of the narrative undermine the centrality of a main character question the objective realism of classical narration...
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course ENGLISH 290 taught by Professor Tashaoren during the Fall '07 term at Wisconsin Milwaukee.
- Fall '07
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