Unformatted text preview: caring whereas rich are 2 dimensional. • 1939: considered greatest year in Hollywood films • Gone With the Wind • Ninotchka (comedy) o very basic life in society, tries to balance rich and poor o Hotel room scene: maids going into hotel room and the main characters respond with joy offscreen. example of off-screen performance. • Off-screen performance: performance that happens out of sight of camera; verbal performance. (ex: Hotel scene in Ninotchka) • Status: power of the character. Usually more status = less nervous, plays low-key. • given circumstance: the character's HISTORY/back story. • beat: a new action or new thought, change in character and direction. • commentary: characters comment about another character to give exposition....
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2011 for the course THEATER 120a taught by Professor Sushtari during the Fall '10 term at UCLA.
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