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30 terms
Film Appreciation
shots
editing
cut to a close-up
fade-out/fade-in
an unbroken span of action captured by an uninterrupted run o…
gives movies the power to choose what the viewer sees and how…
view the object then close up to the characters face for expr…
the last part of a scene grows vaguely darker and fades into…
shots
an unbroken span of action captured by an uninterrupted run o…
editing
gives movies the power to choose what the viewer sees and how…
111 terms
Film Appreciation
Cinema
Narrative
Illusion
Frame
French used in early film history; from Greek Kinesis or Move…
Cause & Effect storytelling LINEAR; Fictional/Documentary/Abs…
Moving or motion picture: 24 Frames per second... Connects indi…
smallest unit
Cinema
French used in early film history; from Greek Kinesis or Move…
Narrative
Cause & Effect storytelling LINEAR; Fictional/Documentary/Abs…
45 terms
Film Appreciation
Close up
Extreme close up
Long Shot
Extreme Long Shot
Tight, close shot, typically of a face.
Zooming in extremely close on an object and even be to the po…
A shot where a human figure would nearly fill the frame.
A shot where a human body would be very small- like a shot of…
Close up
Tight, close shot, typically of a face.
Extreme close up
Zooming in extremely close on an object and even be to the po…
Film Appreciation
Frame
Establish Shot
Mise-en-scene
Iris Shot
A single image ( a moving picture )
An establishing shot is usually the first shot of a new scene…
What do you see? elements placed in setting it includes setti…
Seeing through an eye. An iris shot is a technique frequently…
Frame
A single image ( a moving picture )
Establish Shot
An establishing shot is usually the first shot of a new scene…
29 terms
Film Appreciation
Anamorphic Lenses
Flat Compositions
Rack Focusing
Composing in Depth
...
...
...
...
Anamorphic Lenses
...
Flat Compositions
...
75 terms
Film Appreciation
These images, called serial photograph…
Motion pictures are an optical illusio…
The first films projected for an audie…
The movie, Birth of a Nation (1915) is…
Eadward Muybridge
True
France
D.W. Griffith
These images, called serial photograph…
Eadward Muybridge
Motion pictures are an optical illusio…
True
19 terms
Film appreciation Film Form
What expectations come from form & con…
What is cause and effect narrative?
What is a Syuzhet narrative form?
What is a fabula narrative form?
Patterns... Conventions (learned experience)... Surprised when expe…
Something happens due to something else... Usually due to action…
Russian formalism... The plot or structure (selection&order) of…
The chronology of the underlying story to which the syuzhet r…
What expectations come from form & con…
Patterns... Conventions (learned experience)... Surprised when expe…
What is cause and effect narrative?
Something happens due to something else... Usually due to action…
72 terms
Film Appreciation
ariel shot
animation
aspect ratio
blue screen process
a shot taken from a crane, plane or helicopter
methods by which inanimate objects are made to seem to move o…
the ratio of the horizontal and vertical dimensions of the fr…
photography of live action in front of a blue background; lat…
ariel shot
a shot taken from a crane, plane or helicopter
animation
methods by which inanimate objects are made to seem to move o…
24 terms
film appreciation
cinematic language
formal analysis
movies
films
set of visual and aural techniques that film makers follow
examines how formal elements convey a scene story
series of still images in rapid succession at 24frames/second
sequence of shots through editing
cinematic language
set of visual and aural techniques that film makers follow
formal analysis
examines how formal elements convey a scene story
11 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 2
blog
escapism
Facebook
hashtag
An Internet-based personal Web site often used as a random, c…
The desire or practice of escaping from daily cares and worri…
A popular Internet-based medium of communication that provide…
A word or phrase prefixed with the # symbol, which a computer…
blog
An Internet-based personal Web site often used as a random, c…
escapism
The desire or practice of escaping from daily cares and worri…
31 terms
Film Appreciation
Mise-en-scene
Setting
Expressionism
Prop
The elements in front of the camera which are recorded on the…
A fictional or real place where the action and events of the…
The evocation of the emotional state of a character through a…
An object that functions as a part of the set or as a tool us…
Mise-en-scene
The elements in front of the camera which are recorded on the…
Setting
A fictional or real place where the action and events of the…
77 terms
Film Appreciation
Shot
Editing
Implicit Meaning
Explicit Meaning
a film sequence photographed continuously by one camera.
prepare (written material) for publication by correcting, con…
implied though not plainly expressed.
stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion o…
Shot
a film sequence photographed continuously by one camera.
Editing
prepare (written material) for publication by correcting, con…
17 terms
Film appreciation
Story
Plot
Scene
Sequences
Events of the tale
Structuring of events
Unit of time, space, and action
Defined by patterns of shots
Story
Events of the tale
Plot
Structuring of events
91 terms
Film Appreciation
Editing
Editing in the finished film
Cut
Fade out
in filmmaking: the task of selecting and joining camera takes
the set of techniques that governs the relations among shots
provides an instantaneous change from one shot to another; mo…
gradually darkens the end of a shot to black; suggests more t…
Editing
in filmmaking: the task of selecting and joining camera takes
Editing in the finished film
the set of techniques that governs the relations among shots
18 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 10
auteurist approach
contextualist approach
culturalist approach
dualist approach
Analysis that looks at a film as part of its director's overa…
Analysis that treats a film as within a broader context rathe…
Analysis treating a film as symptomatic of the culture in whi…
Analysis that identifies pairs of opposites within a film and…
auteurist approach
Analysis that looks at a film as part of its director's overa…
contextualist approach
Analysis that treats a film as within a broader context rathe…
25 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 7
180-degree rule
continuity editing
cut
dailies
Principle wherein the camera is kept on one side of an imagin…
Advance planning of shots so that cutting to different camera…
As a verb, to edit a film, joining shots together in a specif…
The raw footage that has been shot each day, typically proces…
180-degree rule
Principle wherein the camera is kept on one side of an imagin…
continuity editing
Advance planning of shots so that cutting to different camera…
19 terms
Film appreciation
auteur
take
master shot
30 degree rule
a filmmaker whose personal influence and artistic control ove…
every attempt that we use to get the shot right
main shot of the entire scene; gives an overall view of the e…
move the camera at least 30 degrees in between shots
auteur
a filmmaker whose personal influence and artistic control ove…
take
every attempt that we use to get the shot right
37 terms
Film Appreciation
Setting
Mise-en-scene
Expressionism
Set
The fictional place where the action occurs
The arrangement of the so-called theatrical elements before t…
The evocation of the emotional state of a character through n…
The place of location used for a specific scene or shot In film
Setting
The fictional place where the action occurs
Mise-en-scene
The arrangement of the so-called theatrical elements before t…
14 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 1
art house
benchmarks
blockbuster
Blu-ray
A movie theater that shows "art" films, including independent…
Certain standards and elements that are criteria for measurin…
Sometimes used to describe a film that costs a lot to make; m…
A more advanced technological improvement of the DVD, using a…
art house
A movie theater that shows "art" films, including independent…
benchmarks
Certain standards and elements that are criteria for measurin…
Film Appreciation
frame
shot
sequence
establishing shot
one of the many still images which compose the complete movin…
a series of frames, that runs for an uninterrupted period of…
a series of scenes that form a distinct narrative unit, which…
generally, a long or extreme-long shot at the beginning of a…
frame
one of the many still images which compose the complete movin…
shot
a series of frames, that runs for an uninterrupted period of…
24 terms
Film Appreciation
Establishing Shot
Long Shot
Medium Shot
Close-Up
A shot, at the head of the scene, that clearly shows the loca…
A shot that depicts an entire character or object from head t…
The shot that utilises the most common framing in movies, sho…
A shot that keeps only the face full in the frame
Establishing Shot
A shot, at the head of the scene, that clearly shows the loca…
Long Shot
A shot that depicts an entire character or object from head t…
51 terms
Film Appreciation
3 criteria
5 Principes of film form
2 Expectations
Story/Fabula/narrative
we can periodize, it has specific narrative and stylistic and…
Unity/Disunity, function, development, similarity and repitio…
Suspense/ Surprise
cause and effect in time and space
3 criteria
we can periodize, it has specific narrative and stylistic and…
5 Principes of film form
Unity/Disunity, function, development, similarity and repitio…
15 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 4
documentary
fantasy film
gangster film
genre
A non-fiction film that typically studies an event, person, t…
A film with obviously unreal, imaginative elements; one of th…
Technically a subgenera of crime film, the gangster film deal…
A category or type of something (in this case, film) that is…
documentary
A non-fiction film that typically studies an event, person, t…
fantasy film
A film with obviously unreal, imaginative elements; one of th…
46 terms
Film Appreciation
Screenwriter
Executive Producer
Director
Cinematographer
a person who writes a movie/screenplay, especially as an occu…
the person responsible for the quality and success of TV film…
the person who oversees everything on the set of a film
the boss of the camera crews working on a film
Screenwriter
a person who writes a movie/screenplay, especially as an occu…
Executive Producer
the person responsible for the quality and success of TV film…
10 terms
Film Appreciation
Production Designer
Art Director
Set Designer
Set Decorator
The individual who generates the overall look of a film from…
Reports to the Production Designer and supervises all these e…
Usually a draftman or artitect who generates working drawings…
Imdividual who coordinates, designs, and shapes the item (fur…
Production Designer
The individual who generates the overall look of a film from…
Art Director
Reports to the Production Designer and supervises all these e…
102 terms
Film Appreciation
Film
Cinematic language
Active viewing
Movie, cinema, and film
An art form, it conveys messages and meanings that are create…
The visual vocabulary of film. These are the techniques the f…
It means to recognize the many tools and principles that film…
Interchangeable terms. Cinema means from the Greek kenesis mo…
Film
An art form, it conveys messages and meanings that are create…
Cinematic language
The visual vocabulary of film. These are the techniques the f…
42 terms
Appreciation of Theatre and Film -- FILM
Semiotics
Signifier
Signified
Metaphor
study of signs
physical/ sign - as - object
emotional reaction/ sign - as - object
comparison based on resemblance
Semiotics
study of signs
Signifier
physical/ sign - as - object
55 terms
Film Appreciation
Auteur
Diegesis
Editing
Flashback Flashforward
Director who stamped a film with his or her "personality"
Things, actions, and attitudes not explicitly presented but i…
Joining together of clips into a single filmstream
A jump backwards or forwards in diegetic time
Auteur
Director who stamped a film with his or her "personality"
Diegesis
Things, actions, and attitudes not explicitly presented but i…
35 terms
Film Appreciation
Exposure
Racking Focus
Deep Focus
Shallow Focus
A camera lens has an aperture that controls how much light pa…
refers to the practice of changing the focus of a lens such t…
involves staging an event on film such that significant eleme…
A restricted ​depth of field​, which keeps only one plane in…
Exposure
A camera lens has an aperture that controls how much light pa…
Racking Focus
refers to the practice of changing the focus of a lens such t…
25 terms
Film appreciation
Associate producer
Casting director
Director
First assistant director
Help the producer with post production activities
Determining who will have the opportunity to addition for the…
Responsible for the entire creative end of the film
Make sure that everything and everyone is in the appropriate…
Associate producer
Help the producer with post production activities
Casting director
Determining who will have the opportunity to addition for the…
26 terms
Film appreciation
Telephoto lens
Deep focus
Close up
Juno
Can produce a close up on the screen
Polar express or citizen Kane. A lot of a lot and deep focus…
The breakfast club. Detention
2 shot split focus
Telephoto lens
Can produce a close up on the screen
Deep focus
Polar express or citizen Kane. A lot of a lot and deep focus…
26 terms
Film Appreciation
diegisis
diegetic sound
non-diegetic sound
ambient sound
world of the film, where the movie is taking place
sound that the characters can hear, sounds of their world
sound that only the audience hears
background sound the world makes
diegisis
world of the film, where the movie is taking place
diegetic sound
sound that the characters can hear, sounds of their world
97 terms
Film Appreciation
Five-Point Narrative Structure
Story
Plot
Diegesis
exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, denouement.
All of the information in some way presented in the film.
The structure in which that information is presented.
The "world" in which the film takes place -- not just the phy…
Five-Point Narrative Structure
exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, denouement.
Story
All of the information in some way presented in the film.
9 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 9
auteur theory
director
distinguishable personality
final cut
A theory of film criticism, popularized in France during the…
The person with the ultimate responsibility for the overall f…
Andrew Sarris's second prerequisite for an auteur that is als…
The last edited version of a movie before it is released, app…
auteur theory
A theory of film criticism, popularized in France during the…
director
The person with the ultimate responsibility for the overall f…
16 terms
Film Appreciation
action
backlight
Bit part
blockbuster
Is called during filming to indicate the start of the current…
Light that appears from behind the subject being filmed. The…
A small role, usually lasting only one scene
A movie which is a huge financial success.
action
Is called during filming to indicate the start of the current…
backlight
Light that appears from behind the subject being filmed. The…
59 terms
Film appreciation
The lumiere brothers
Georges melies
the arrival of a train
a trip to the moon
realism
antirealism
first filmed movie
first movie made
The lumiere brothers
realism
Georges melies
antirealism
22 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 8
clapboard
dialogue
diegetic
Foley artist
A device that can make a loud sound used for synchronizing se…
Spoken words by two or more characters in a scene.
Existing within a film's story world; its opposite is non-die…
Someone who watches a scene and makes appropriate noises that…
clapboard
A device that can make a loud sound used for synchronizing se…
dialogue
Spoken words by two or more characters in a scene.
39 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 6
aspect ratio
blue screen and green screen
cinematography
computer-generated imagery (CGI)
The ratio of a picture's width to its height, determining the…
A special-effects technique, sometimes called a traveling mat…
The process of photographing motion; a movie's director of ph…
Images that are created by means of a computer instead of—or…
aspect ratio
The ratio of a picture's width to its height, determining the…
blue screen and green screen
A special-effects technique, sometimes called a traveling mat…
25 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 3
allegory
antagonist
archetype
chronological order
A metaphoric, symbolic story or passage in a story that tries…
A character who works against the protagonist in a story.
A recognizable type of character, motif, or plot formula that…
The order in which events would logically occur, from beginni…
allegory
A metaphoric, symbolic story or passage in a story that tries…
antagonist
A character who works against the protagonist in a story.
24 terms
Film Appreciation
Narrative
Plot
Story
Digesis
How a story is told
The main story line of a film
The chronological narrative in its entirety
Films story including characters, settings, sounds, and events
Narrative
How a story is told
Plot
The main story line of a film
37 terms
Film Appreciation
can be created from patterns, which ... c…
Form can be content. ... • How a viewer r…
By building expectation, form can deli…
meanings within a film that rely on ... f…
Form
Form vs Content
Formal Expectation
Referential Meaning
can be created from patterns, which ... c…
Form
Form can be content. ... • How a viewer r…
Form vs Content
27 terms
Appreciation of Film
Theme or Motif
Point of View
Content
Form
Recurring cinematic element that defines story
Perspective suggested by the shot
Subject of an artwork; what work is about
This means by which the subject is expressed & experienced
Theme or Motif
Recurring cinematic element that defines story
Point of View
Perspective suggested by the shot
63 terms
Film (Appreciation of Theatre and Film)
Triumph of the Will
The Battleship Potempkin
The Gold Rush
Birth of a Nation
Leni Riefenstahl
Sergei Eisenstein
Charlie Chaplin
D.W. Griffith
Triumph of the Will
Leni Riefenstahl
The Battleship Potempkin
Sergei Eisenstein
23 terms
Film Appreciation Chapter 5
actor
audition
backstory
bit part
A person who plays a character in a film or play, interpretin…
The process of an actor "trying out" for a role, performing s…
Elements of a film's story that do not appear in the plot. Ac…
A short character appearance with few or no lines, rarely mor…
actor
A person who plays a character in a film or play, interpretin…
audition
The process of an actor "trying out" for a role, performing s…
50 terms
Film Appreciation
What type of film device does the repe…
In what way are parallels more likely…
Which of the following is a true state…
A plot summary is...
Motif
As metaphors
Of the three types of claims, the evaluative claim is the mos…
a sequential account of the important narrative events in a f…
What type of film device does the repe…
Motif
In what way are parallels more likely…
As metaphors
57 terms
Film (Appreciation of Theatre and Film)
Triumph of the Will
The Battleship Potempkin
The Gold Rush
Birth of a Nation
Leni Riefenstahl
Sergei Eisenstein
Charlie Chaplin
D.W. Griffith
Triumph of the Will
Leni Riefenstahl
The Battleship Potempkin
Sergei Eisenstein
23 terms
(Appreciation of Theatre and Film)-- Films
Triumph of the Will
The Battleship Potempkin
The Gold Rush
Birth of a Nation
Leni Riefenstahl
Sergei Eisenstein
Charlie Chaplin
D.W. Griffith
Triumph of the Will
Leni Riefenstahl
The Battleship Potempkin
Sergei Eisenstein
72 terms
Film Appreciation - Final Review
Tilt
Pan
Zoom
Tracking Shot
The camera is swiveled up or down.
A camera movement with the camera body turning to the right o…
Enlargement of space.
A mobile framing that travels through space forward, backward…
Tilt
The camera is swiveled up or down.
Pan
A camera movement with the camera body turning to the right o…
Film Appreciation Vocabulary
Mise-en-scéne
Setting
Expressionism
Prop
The elements in front of the camera which are recorded on the…
A fictional or real place where the action and events of the…
The evocation of the emotional state of a character through a…
An object that functions as a part of the set or as a tool us…
Mise-en-scéne
The elements in front of the camera which are recorded on the…
Setting
A fictional or real place where the action and events of the…
42 terms
Appreciation of Theatre and Film -- FILM
Semiotics
Signifier
Signified
Metaphor
study of signs
physical/ sign - as - object
emotional reaction/ sign - as - object
comparison based on resemblance
Semiotics
study of signs
Signifier
physical/ sign - as - object
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