Film Studies 4

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Lighting
The deliberate use of light to achieve a practical or aesthetic effect; reinforces the mood of each scene; plays an important role in creating an effective visual image; can influence the meaning of a shot.
Sound Effects
A sound other than speech or music made artificially for use in a play, movie, or other broadcast production
Characterisation
The methods the author uses to familiarise the reader with a character; appearence, action, their opinions of themselves and what others say
Plot
Sequence of events in a story
Setting
Arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
Ellipses
The shortening of the plot duration of a film achieved by deliberately omitting intervals or sections of the narrative story or action; an ... is marked by an editing transition