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Surrealism Film Tim Burton

works of Tim Burton. Burton has been known to tie in two completely separate concepts to create a very different form of film, one being a dark atmosphere and the other being a romantic, love story. It is easy to observe that Tim Burton’s unique style has been inspired by the works of Edgar Allen Poe and Vincent Price. Burton’s use of this style is held to be evident in his interpretation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, as well as Edward Scissorhands and Corpse Bride. Above all, film director...

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Tim Burton

The Movie Style of Tim Burton Toby Pace University Author Note This paper was prepared for Academic Skills for Graduate Students 084, Section A, taught by Professor Zhylin. Timothy Walter Burton was born in 1958, in Burbank, California, the media capital of the world. When Burton was a child, he was surrounded by filmmakers, actors, great studios and people from all over the world that gave him plenty of opportunities to know more about movies. He preferred science fictions...

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German Expressionism and Tim Burton

German Expressionism and Tim Burton Tim Burton's films have often been noted as modern day forms of German expressionism (the creative movement in Germany before World War I). It is through such things as sets, themes, makeup and costuming, lighting and shadows, acting techniques, and character that we can see Burton has been widely influenced by films of the era. The notable director's films Edward Scissorhands (1990), Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Batman (1989) and Batman Returns (1992),...

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Tim Burton

burtEssay Tim Burton Films Tim Burton has made many great and interesting films but how do some of them compare. Here is the comparison of three films, Vincent, Charlie and the chocolate factory and Edward Scissorhands. This Comparison is about some of the different elements that are in films these are Acting/Performance, Characters and Setting. In the acting and performance the actors really make the characters seem very different from the average person. The Character part, the Actors portray...

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Tim Burton Style Analysis

Tim Burton Style Analysis Tim Burton is one of the most unusual and unique directors of our time. He brings characters to life by putting them in a habitat they don’t belong. His movies “Alice in Wonderland”, “The Corpse Bride”, “Charlie and the chocolate factory”, and “Edward Scissorhands” all demonstrate how one of a kind his movies are. Using cinematic techniques, Tim Burton points out the misfit character and shows how different they are then everyone else. His use of camera angles, lighting...

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Tim Burton Essay

Ms. Morrow English I Pre-AP 16 December 2012 How does Tim Burton’s unique style show through the use of cinematic techniques in his films, and what message does he communicate to his viewing audience? “Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.”- Tim Burton. This quote was said by the Tim Burton and it definitely shows through his wonderfully directed movies. Tim Burton uses cinematic techniques such as color, music, and establishing shots to capture his...

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Tim burton cinematic techniques

connect with them. Tim Burton is among such directors along with JJ Abrams and Oliver Stone; both of which have a brilliantly unique style. The protagonist in Burton's films frequently reveal his emotions and the way he sees the world. In his films he creates a recurring theme about outsiders and how they fit in this crazy, mixed up place. It is clear in Edward Scissor Hands, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Corpse Bride, that people fear change and the great unknown. Burton gives light to vastly...

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Tim Burtons Cinematic techniques

Tim Burton’s Stylistic Techniques- FINAL DRAFT Tim Burton is a unique American filmmaker that grew up watching horror movies and even lived near a cemetery. He was surely a self-admitted oddball. However, Tim Burton’s style always seems to appear in any movie he directs. A few of his movies are Edward Scissorhands, Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, and Corpse Bride. These movies all represent his interests, inspirations, and his life experiences. Tim Burton uses specific cinematic techniques...

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Tim Burton Comparitive

aspects of visual and/or oral text(s) through close reading, supported by evidence Achievement Standard English 91480: Tim Burton is an extremely unique and quirky film director, famous for his gothic fantasy styled film, evidently influenced by the Gothic Horror genre of the twenties and thirties.  He commonly uses an original and flamboyant colour scheme throughout his films, with a strong focus on blues and silvery tones. He frequently includes a characteristic narrative focus on the contrast...

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Tim Burton Style Analysis Essay

! The famous director Tim Burton has a special way of making films. From the different techniques he uses and reuses, to the similar themes you can see in almost all his films, Tim Burton has a particular style when it comes to directing films. Paying close attention to his film techniques and themes, you start to discover a bit about him. He uses camera techniques like lighting and flashbacks to show the theme of split-worlds. A splitworlds theme is one that is supernatural, and is one that he...

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