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Week 1. Tuesday, August 7: Telling and Retelling the Story: Rashomon and Narrative Form Lecture Outline Narrative : a chain of events in cause-effect relationship occurring in time and space Plot Story Narration: the plot’s way of distributing story information to achieve certain effects Network Narratives Broken Timelines Vantage Point (2008, Travis) Range of Story Information
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Unformatted text preview: Depth of Story Information Rashomon (Kurosawa, 1950) “The Rashomon effect is the effect of the subjectivity of perception on recollection, by which observers of an event are able to produce substantially different but equally plausible accounts of it.”-"The Rashomon Effect: When Ethnographers Disagree," by Karl G. Heider 5...
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2009 for the course FILMST 46 taught by Professor Felando during the Winter '07 term at UCSB.

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