• comparison and contrast paper
    Comparison and Contrast Recently while watching two old film classics, Vertigo and Notorious, I found myself thinking of other movies directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Most of his movies have many things in common, while remaining completely independent of each other. These two films have...
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  • Vertigo
    are so charmed with the directors invention of hum-drum society. Third, did the film have a special excellence, like a special part or theme about it that really stirred you? Yes, the cinematography was really highbrow and the tension was prevalent throughout the movie. Vertigo had something to...
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  • Mise En Scene
    The mise en scene elements implemented into Run Lola Run are universal and have been used by big name Hollywood directors. An example of such is ‘Vertigo’ directed by Alfred Hitchcock in 1958. Tom Tykwer was a fan of Hitchcock and was familiar with his work. He decided to administer two (2) of his...
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  • Vertigo
    Film 101 section 2 10-16-08 In this essay I will be comparing two films, ‘Vertigo’, and ‘Trust’. I picked these movies off the list not knowing what they were about, but the synopsis I read on them sounded interesting. I will discuss the use of cinematography and the genres of the films...
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  • The Development and Applications of the Zoom Lens in Cinematography
    FIST 100 002 Term Paper The Development and Applications of the Zoom Lens in Cinematography With the birth of cinema just over a hundred years ago, the progresses made between now and then on the techniques of cinematography have never ceased to amaze audiences. Certainly, many of us...
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  • Spellbound & Freud
    believed that one could access the unconscious mind through dreams and wrote an entire book about it. The movie Spellbound embraces Freud’s ideas and Alfred Hitchcock and Salvador Dali use cinematography to weave them into a riveting suspense filled cinematic ride. Dr. Peterson is a stifled, straight...
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  • Citizen Kane Not the Top Film of All Time.
    movie titled Vertigo, which had lingered behind Kane for thirty years, took the place of Citizen Kane on the best films list. Since 1962, Citizen Kane had held that title. Due to the impact it has made on film history, the film Citizen Kane should continue to hold the title as the best film ever made...
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  • Film as Mirror in Hitchcock's Vertigo
    Vertigo uses elements of mise-en-scene, cinematography, editing and acting, amongst other film techniques, to reflect the protagonist's personality and inherent flaws onto the audience. He makes the audience viscerally feel the disorientation and fear of heights, and thus makes Scottie a reflection of...
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  • Film Auteurs
    films is also very natural. Each frame from these films could literally be a breathtaking still image. I noticed this when watching The World of Apu when the Indian countryside was shown. When one hears the phrase "artistic cinematography" the work of Satyajit Ray should come to mind. He uses a...
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  • Orson Welles
    Academy Award for Best Writing (Original Screenplay) by Herman Mankiewicz and Welles. Citizen Kane was voted the greatest film of all time in five consecutive Sight & Sound's polls of critics, until it was displaced by Vertigo in the 2012 poll. Citizen Kane is particularly praised for its...
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  • Attach
    due Week 15, Friday the 11th of November 2011. 1. Form aiding content – Focusing on one or two topics (sound, mise en scene, cinematography, editing) discussed during the semester, critically discuss the impact it has/have on storytelling. The film analysed must be a film screened...
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  • Rear Window
    , received only four Academy Award nominations (with no Oscars): Best Director, Best Screenplay (John Michael Hayes), Best Color Cinematography (Robert Burks), and Best Sound Recording. Un-nominated for her erotically-charged performance in this film as a rich society woman, the glowingly-beautiful Grace...
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  • Film
    1. Steven Soderbergh uses a different ____________ to distinguish each plotline in Traffic. Your Answer: | Camera angle | | Correct Answer: | Color scheme | |   See pp. 98-99 2. Identify four elements of cinematography Your Answer: | (blank) | 3. When viewers see a projected film...
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  • Significance of Film
    storytelling. You have to mind other elements such as cinematography, lighting, editing, location and etc. to make a film. Every single detail in the film should be well thought of. It is one way of letting the audience feel; they are seeing a real situation from another perspective. Polanski said that...
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  • Film Auterism
    throughout most of the film which is strengthened through his camera angles, zooms, and the soundtrack. Take for example the dream sequence in Vertigo. The colors and music during his dream keep the audience on the edge of their seat and it finally culminates in a long close up of a very frightened...
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  • Us Cinema of the 20th Century
    directors from 1930-1969. Walt Disney [pic] Walt Disney is without a doubt one of the most successful and known directors of American cinematography. He directed, produced, narrated, animated, and voice acted for many of his works. His company, The Walt Disney Company, earns annual revenues of...
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  • film art
    Art, pp. 255-265; 476-479 Week 4 A Week Group Conferences 10/1: Discuss Eisenstein, "The Dramaturgy of Film Form" Screening 10/1: Three Kings (David O. Russell, 1999, 114 min.) 10/2: Read: Cinematography Film Art, pp. 160-204 Screening 10/2: The Red and the White (Miklos...
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  • Best Ciniematography Films
    . Chinatown 52. Oliver Twist 53. l'avventura 54. Red / Beatty 55. 2001: A Space Odyssey / Kubrick 56. Seven Samurai / Kurosawa 57. Titanic 58. Unforgiven 59. Stalker / Tarkovski 60. Vertigo / Hitchcock 61. The Element of Crime - Tom Elling 62. Blood Simple - Barry Sonnenfeld 63...
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  • V the Anti-Hero
    the comic), as if from things gone by. The cinematography and color reflected by it accentuated this further. Since the graphic novel was in stark black and white, this was a conscious action on the part of the movie makers. Even the hair styles stayed true to form. V’s costume was true to the comic...
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  • Movie Review "Rare Window"
    best Hollywood actors of that time as James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, and Thelma Ritter make the film exceptional. “Rare window” was “nominated for an Oscar in 1955 in the following four categories: best cinematography, color (Robert Burks); best director (Alfred Hitchcock); best...
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