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When was recorded sound first introduced?
What types of sound (sound effects) are found in cinema?
music, noise, speech
What does the filmmaker do by choosing certain sounds?
matches the sound with editing/ fit purpose of film/ in some cartoons, sound is make before image track/ can be repeated: the 'Wilhelm Scream' an example
when dialogue continues through a cut, example: The Hunt for Red October when Ramius is talking to the officer.
the dimensions of film sound
how the sound relates to other things/ elements in the film (spatial, fidelity, rhythm)
beat (pulse), tempo (pace), pattern of accents (stronger and weaker beats)
synchronizing characters/ screen movements to the beat of music- Walt Disney
sound comes from correct source (heard dog barking, we know there is a dog, not a cat)
sound character/ audience hears (comes from the story world); can be off or on screen
non diegetic sound
just audience can hear (sound comes from outside the story world)
In The Hunt for Red October we hear an officer speaking in one scene, but we only see Captain Ramius. (offscreen)
non diegetic example
The narrator in The Magnificent Ambersons describes Wilbur and Isabel and the family history.
internal diegetic sound
in someone's mind- can only be heard by one character andaudience
external diegetic sound
source of sound is shown in shot/ can be heard by everyone in the shot and audience
source of sound not located within he scene; ex- non diegetic and internal diegetic
use sound to hint how far something is
how sound perspective is suggested
example of sound perspective
Seven Samurai when the horses hooves have a rising volume, suggesting they are at a closer distance
source of sound is revealed at the same time as it is heard
example of synchronous sound
dialogue (lips moving and sound at the same time)
sound and source not at the same time
example of asynchronous sound
person's lips are moving, sound is delayed (usually mess- up)
sound from scene A lingers while scene B is being presented.
What does a sound bridge create?
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