Camera Blocking For Emotional Intent

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Camera Blocking For Emotional Intent�


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  • 1. 
    Each new shot in a sequence creates either:(1) information or (2) 
    • A. 

      Story

    • B. 

      Scene set up

    • C. 

      Character information

    • D. 

      Emotion

  • 2. 
    A director asks themselves these two questions (1) who does the story/scene belong to? (2) what do I want to tell the audience when? 
    • A. 

      To decide what to shoot

    • B. 

      To decide who to cast

    • C. 

      To decide which information or emotion is important to the story

    • D. 

      To decide where to shoot the scene

  • 3. 
    Do not cut from shot size to the same shot size too often 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Use different lenses and different distance in angles and reverse angles 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Jump across the axis/line of action as often as possible 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which shot is used to tell details as foreshadowing or questions? 
    • A. 

      ECU

    • B. 

      CU

    • C. 

      OTS (or OSS)

    • D. 

      MS

    • E. 

      WS

  • 7. 
    Which shot is used to isolate a subject for emotional clarity? 
    • A. 

      ECU

    • B. 

      CU

    • C. 

      OTS (or OSS)

    • D. 

      MS

    • E. 

      WS

  • 8. 
    Which shot is used when we're blocking and body language to tell the story? 
    • A. 

      ECU

    • B. 

      CU

    • C. 

      OTS (or OSS)

    • D. 

      MS

    • E. 

      WS

  • 9. 
    Books use words. Film and Animation must use __________, sound and music. 
  • 10. 
    When you establish a shot by using  a birds eye view you crane down on the scene, emotionally your reveal the scene/additional info and put your character into context. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    When you establish a shot by starting low and booming up emotionally you sink into the scene/mood and discover what is important. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    When a camera moves closer to a character it creates a powerful feeling of change. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which shot tells us there is little conflict in the scene? 
    • A. 

      Eye level

    • B. 

      Low level

    • C. 

      Birds eye view

  • 14. 
    Which shot tells us there is lots of conflict in the scene? 
    • A. 

      Eye level shot

    • B. 

      Low level shot

    • C. 

      Birds eye view

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