Lecture mise en scene

Lecture mise en scene - Judging by realism is problematic--...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lecture “mise-en-scene” - putting into the scene. And it is what is in the frame. - Acting?—figure movement is important. *setting, lighting, figure movemebt, arrangment, DP controls visual elements *costume, makeup, color. This all sets a mood or tone that compliments the genre. Composition: organization, distribution, balance of frame, shade color, in frame. Loose vs. tight framing. OPEN mise-en scene- (lots of space) CLOSED mise-en-scene- (objects entrap chracters) Busy vs. Spare Spare= white room in matrix Dense= tons of objects and props in room “welcome ot dollhouse (shaft)
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Judging by realism is problematic-- culturally bound, and realism varies over time. Acting styles change, In early cinema it was very exaggerated. By judging realism it limits the filmmaker. EX: Tim burton- does not use realism in his mis-en-sce. Mise-en-scene- use motifs in patterned ways to direct attention around the frame. Edward Scissorhands- melies- constructing fantastic worlds- acting is exaggerated. Edward has reduced acting.- the color palette of setting: provide...
View Full Document

This test prep was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course FILMST 46 taught by Professor Felando during the Fall '07 term at UCSB.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online