Presentation on theme: "Lesson 51 2.29: Film Style Lesson Goals Create a prewriting document for the assessment style analysis essay Draw direct connections between style in film."— Presentation transcript:
Lesson : Film Style Lesson Goals Create a prewriting document for the assessment style analysis essay Draw direct connections between style in film and text Demonstrate an understanding of film as text Every time you use this font, a puppy dies. And a kitten.
Today: Intro and Thesis Thursday: Bubble Map and Outline Monday: In class drafting; create a rough draft hand written from outline---OR---if you have a laptop and would like to bring it in to type your draft, you may Tuesday 12/10: AHS LIBRARY Thursday 12/12: AHS Library Friday 12/13: EA2 Due Tuesday 12/17: Review Day Wednesday 12/18: Final (regular C day, final last block) EA2.2 Instructions/Explanations
Tone Diction Imagery Syntax Organization Point of View 6 Elements of Style: Define
Review the definitions provided for each element of style Next, film in the right hand column of the boxes You want to choose a cinematic technique that best matches with the element of style provided For example: Use the learning focus on page 142 as a reference page Open books to page 177 Tone/MoodLighting/Sound
Style DeviceCinematic Technique Tone/MoodLighting/Sound DictionDialogue ImagerySymbolism, Costuming, Setting OrganizationStoryboarding SyntaxEditing Point of ViewFraming, Shot Type, Camera Movement Chart should look like…
Now, with the three films we viewed, you are going to discover the similarities and differences between character, theme, and cinematic techniques Label your circles with each film. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Edward Scissorhands Corpse Bride Page 178: Venn Diagram
What is similar about these three ideas in the three films? What are the differences between the three? What cinematic techniques are the most similar and consistent between the films? Theme, Character, Cinematic Techniques
Citing examples from at least two films, explain what cinematic techniques best display the style of Tim Burton. How does he use those techniques to achieve a particular effect? Choose the effect Burton most often achievesfollow these ideas and the prompts in your packet To communicate ideas about an element of the story (setting; plot; character) To create emotion To emphasize an idea or emotion To convey tone (the writers attitude toward a subject or character) To illustrate theme (the writers message about life or human nature) What two cinematic techniques best create that effect? Tim Burton uses _______________ and ______________ to achieve the effect of ____________________________________. Crafting a Thesis for EA2
Keep your thesis statement as a working draft for your final thesis in EA2 More information to come, as well as guiding drafts Save your thesis!
Come up with 4-5cinematic elements that you MIGHT use in your essay Come up with different examples from the three films that support these cinematic elements Narrow down your choices to 3 or 4, depending on how long you want your essay to be ;) Write your thesis statement based on the 3 or 4elements you choose Do this on a separate piece of paper, and staple to the back of your packet---that way, its included with the packet for FUTURE EXTRA CREDIT!!!! Examples and Thesis