Chapter 2: Principles of Film Form
September 8, 2015
Movies are highly organized, and deliberately assembled and sculpted by filmmakers.
The synthesis of elemental systems mise-en-scene, sound, narrative, editing, and
Chapter 5 Mise-en-Scene
What is Mise-en-scene?
Literally means staging or putting on an action or scene
Sometimes called staging
Overall look and feel of a movie everything the audience sees, hears, and experiences while
Influences our mood as
Preproduction-designers include an idea of the lighting in their sketches
Production-the cinematographer determines the lighting once the camera setup are chosen
Lighting shapes the way the movie looks and helps tell the story
Key component of co