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    with Mothersister on the street. The clip abides by the 180 degree rule and utilizes shot-reverse-shot. Although 180 degree rule and shot-reverse-shot are different editing techniques, both of them illustrate the conflict between characters in this film. 180 degree rules and reverse shots are different editing techniques to show the conversation between two characters. The Film Experience describes the 180 degree rule as “the primary rule of continuity editing and one that many films and television

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    though the movie is based upon the dark story of Romeo and Juliet there is a lot of good when it comes to the movie’s production. For instance the film maintains the 180 degree rule when two characters are conversing, maintaining movement vertices, and then the dramatic pans to the final resting place of the two main characters. The 180 degree

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    Parallel editing is used in The Untouchables when Stone hears the shootout at the north side of the station, where we cut away from Ness and see Stone, his partner, at the south side of the station rushing towards the shootout. While parallel editing is a part of montage theory, The Untouchables specifically uses the parallel editing technique to show a different section of the building, which was unseen up until that point, rather than the Odessa steps sequence, which has cuts to several master

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    Neorealism, as the name suggests, is a new realism. Louis Giannetti gives a definition in the book Understanding Movies that “Strongly realistic in its techniques, neorealism emphasized documentary aspects of film art, stressing loose episodic plots, unextraordinary event and characters, natural lighting, actual location settings, nonprofessional actors, a preoccupation with poverty and social problems, and an emphasis on humanistic and democratic ideas.” (Giannetti, 2004, 538). Bicycle Thieves and

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    through the use of many techniques such as the 180-degree rule, point-of-view shots, a lack of jump cuts, and other unobtrusive filmmaking techniques. Using these techniques allow the audience to associate with the main characters in the film. For example, the use of point-of-view shots allow the viewer to see the action from the characters’ perspectives giving the audience a sense of connection with the actors. Similarly, obeying the 180-degree rule allows films to have continuity in which there

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    Tokyo Story ' 360 Degree

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    Tokyo Story’s 360-degree In David Desser’s “Ozu’s Tokyo Story” he mentions that casual viewers fail to notice Ozu’s “scenic construction and segmenting of screen space” (12). Ozu Yasujiro’s use of the 360-degree space within the film Tokyo Story (1953) may seem like a “mismatched” action. The 180-degree line is a rule where the camera is position at an eye-line perspective. It causes the action within a film to continuously stay on one side of the axis line. Through the editing of 180-degrees, the audience

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    the timeline. Discuss how editing can help us experience a scene fully, giving carefully chosen examples to illustrate your point, and using subject terminology correctly. d) The rules of editing (listed below). Discuss the logic behind them, and give an example to illustrate their use. 1. Continuity (180 degree rule; cutting on action; cutting on speech; parallel editing; POV; shot reverse shot) 2. Dis-continuity (jump cut) and New Wave/American New Wave 3. Manipulation of time: montage; dissolve;

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    Shall We Dansu Essay

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    The film Shall We Dansu? (1995), directed by Masayuki Suo, is a heart-warming and a slice of life film that has touched the lives of everyday people. It is one of the films that has gained an exceptional popularity across the Japanese cinema along with great reviews given by prominent film critics across the globe. In this paper, I will focus on analyzing the cinematic techniques of one particular scene in the film and how they affect the development of the story. The scene that I will focus on is

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    whole. Eastwood uses a variety of closeup, non digetic sounds and low key lighting in order to play with the audiences feeling, when Stanford clark is retelling his story of killing the small boys. The scene opens with detective and Stanford in a 180 degree rule across a table in an interrogation room. The first shot is a long shot which helps the audience establish

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    filled with horror because Wendy is running from Jack, but to create more suspense, they changed up the basic camera work used in cinematography. In film, many directors follow the 180-degree rule, which means the two characters in the scene should keep the same position relationships for the scene. In this scene, the rule is broken, which is significant to the suspense. Jack starts off this scene on the right side of the screen, while Wendy starts on the left, but as the scene goes

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