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Unformatted text preview: Example: Pulp Fiction--the first scene takes place in the story, but is the first scene of the plot (shows the last scene first) Vocab: duration: span of time, from beginning to end Statement: slices of story duration yield and overall plot duration So what is the screen duration? (how long it is on the screen ex: two hours…plot duration is how long the story spans) So, we have talked about time…what about space? Einstein! Spacetime (the two are interconnected Space (in film)--like screen duration selects certain plot spans for presentation screen space selects portions of plot space--locales(s)--an island, a submarine, a city, a bedroom, all of these together...
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- Spring '11
- Spacetime, story duration yield, overall plot duration, Principles and Construction