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  • 1. 
    Which is not an example of a camera angle?
    • A. 

      Mid Shot

    • B. 

      High Angle

    • C. 

      Bird's Eye Angle

    • D. 

      Low Angle

  • 2. 
    A 'Low Angle' looks down upon a subject or character.  True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    This is an example of a:
    • A. 

      Long Shot

    • B. 

      Mid Shot

    • C. 

      Panning

    • D. 

      Low Angle

  • 4. 
    A 'High Angle' shot has many qualities.  One of the qualities below is incorrect.  Select the CORRECT answers.
    • A. 

      Looks down upon a subject or character.

    • B. 

      Known as a social shot.

    • C. 

      The audience may gain the perspective or point of view of the character.

    • D. 

      In some cases, it may present the character as vulnerable or small.

  • 5. 
    ONE difference between films and books is:
    • A. 

      They have writers

    • B. 

      They have heroes and villains

    • C. 

      They take longer to create

    • D. 

      Films tell their stories visually (using images)

  • 6. 
    A camera shot which shows the view from inside a character's head is known as a:
    • A. 

      Voice Over

    • B. 

      Head Shot

    • C. 

      Mind Shot

    • D. 

      Point of View Shot

  • 7. 
    The protagonist in a film is:
    • A. 

      The main character

    • B. 

      The villain

    • C. 

      The love interest

    • D. 

      The hero

    • E. 

      The director's main assistant

  • 8. 
    What does an XLS (Extreme Long Shot) reveal to the audience?  Type response below:
  • 9. 
    A film's smallest unit is a _____, which is like a photograph.
  • 10. 
    Several frames make up a shot in a film.  True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A variety of scenes make up:
    • A. 

      Sequences

    • B. 

      Paragraphs

    • C. 

      Words

    • D. 

      Camera Angles

  • 12. 
    The camera moves up and down along the vertical axis, often to emphasise impressiveness of character or a setting.  What is this called?
    • A. 

      Tilt

    • B. 

      Pan

    • C. 

      Zoom

    • D. 

      Tracking/Dolly

  • 13. 
    The director shifts the focus from one object to another in the same shot, in order to direct the audience's attention, often signifying a shift in power.  What is this known as?
    • A. 

      Rack Focus

    • B. 

      Main Focus

    • C. 

      Focal Shot

    • D. 

      Sequence

  • 14. 
    The focal length of the lens changes, making the object appear to move closer or further away.  The lens focusses on an important object.  What is this known as?
    • A. 

      Zoom

    • B. 

      Tilt

    • C. 

      Panning

    • D. 

      Close Up Shot

  • 15. 
    This camera angle adds tension to a frame and creates a sinister or distorted view of a character.  What is this known as?
    • A. 

      Dutch Angle

    • B. 

      Close Up

    • C. 

      Long Shot

    • D. 

      Extreme Close Up

  • 16. 
    A collection of shots forming a unit.  The shots are no longer perceived as individual shots.  What is this known as?
    • A. 

      Sequence

    • B. 

      Long Shot

    • C. 

      Stream

    • D. 

      Extreme Close Up

  • 17. 
    High Key Lighting creates a bright, open scene, conveying warmth, comfort and happiness, whereas Low Key Lighting creates suspicion or suspense in a scene.  True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    How are special effects used in the film, 'Avatar'?  How do they create a setting?  Why are these important in setting the scene for a Science Fiction film such as 'Avatar'?
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