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TV Drama. Why do we watch Television Drama? What pleasures do spectators experience through watching TV drama? What pleasures do spectators experience.

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1 TV Drama

2 Why do we watch Television Drama? What pleasures do spectators experience through watching TV drama? What pleasures do spectators experience through watching TV drama? Think about your own response to the drama you Think about your own response to the drama you watch watch Cranford, BBC1 Dr Who, BBC1 Dr Who, BBC1

3 A Definition: A story that is presented in a dramatic way and explores a range of genres, from soap opera to science-fiction to costume drama. A piece of film that engages with the issues of the day in an accessible fashion, i.e. through believable characters, through fantastic locations or plots.

4 Construction and Representation

5 Sexuality Skins, C4

6 Gender The Bill, ITV1

7 Ethnicity

8 Social Class Shameless C4

9 A Reflection of Reality?

10 A Marketable Product

11 Influence on Society? Skins case study 553g0 Skins case study 553g0 553g0 553g0

12 Analysis Mise-en-scene Mise-en-scene Camerawork Camerawork Editing Editing Sound Sound

13 Key Skill Requirement Become an expert on how short drama sequences employ a variety of technical and symbolic elements at a micro level to create representations at the macro level Become an expert on how short drama sequences employ a variety of technical and symbolic elements at a micro level to create representations at the macro level Characters Characters Narrative Narrative Genre Genre

14 Consumption How do you access TV drama?


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