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RTF305-14_Mar09_Film Language 1_BBoutline - I. The Shot...

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Unformatted text preview: I. The Shot & Shot Progression General to Specific From general overview to specific details Basic Shot Progression: L Long shot S Establishing shot Basic Shot Progression: L MS S Medium shot Basic Shot Progression: L S MS CU Close-Up General to specific information flow L MS CU Denotative/Descriptive Orientation Shot Information Shot Important Detail LS MS CU Connotative Meanings Orientation Shot Information Shot Important Detail LS MS CU Sadness, loneliness, isolation Relationship Info Feelings, emotions II. Camera Angles II. Camera Angles Connote power Eye-level shots --power neutral --identification shot Low angle shots --give power to subject High angle shots --take power away I. The Shot & Shot Progression Variations: I. The Shot & Shot Progression Variations: play with normal shot progression Disrupt the General to specific information flow L MS CU I. The Shot & Shot Progression Variations: REVERSE ORDER Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) Sustained CU ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2009 for the course RTF 305 taught by Professor Nasr during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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