Essay on Low-Key Lighting

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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