Essay on Low-Key Lighting

Adverts for perfumes

In advert 1 the target audience is women between the ages of 20 and 30. The initial most noticeable components are the bottle and the famous model Beyonce. The advert uses a MCU which gives the effect of it being slightly edgy and intimate. The use of the subtle low angle gives the impression that […]

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How Does The Use Of Mise-en-scene

“Insomnia”, is crime/drama film, following the story of two detectives sent from Los Angeles to a quiet Alaskan town to solve the murder of a young girl. The sequence in question is at the start of the film when the two detectives (Will Dormer and Hap Eckhart) arrive in the town and are briefed for […]

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Double Indemnity

In the film ‘Double Indemnity’-1944- Billy Wilder, lighting and mise-en-scene are very important in creating atmosphere and also affecting the audience.At the start of the extract under analysis we see Walter driving in his car on a bright, sunny day, he gets out of the car and rings the doorbell of the Dietrichson house. We […]

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