Storytelling And Film Making Quiz

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Storytelling And Film Making Quiz

Storytelling is the cultural and social activity that enables someone to share stories, as it is, or in an improvised version. When a movie is made of a story, it is called filmmaking. Other than the story, the various elements of Filmmaking involve casting, commissioning, shooting screenwriting, etc. Take this test and prove if you have what it takes to be a great Storyteller/ Filmmaker.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are some common character tropes?
    • A. 

      Old stoner guy, vengeful spirit and adorkable

    • B. 

      Romeo & Juliet, female badass and femme fatale

    • C. 

      Token guy and oversexed teen

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    What are the element of a great scene?
    • A. 

      Conflict, instability, dissonance and uncertainty.

    • B. 

      Expectation, prediction, anticipation and emotional significance of anticipate events.

    • C. 

      Lack of control and temporal aspects.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 3. 
    Five-act structure is usually used for___________ pilots
    • A. 

      One hour

    • B. 

      30 minutes

    • C. 

      2 hours

    • D. 

      20 minutes

  • 4. 
    What comprises the 5-act structure?
    • A. 

      Setup, obstacles, challenge, rising action and climax.

    • B. 

      Setup, rising action, climax, falling action and resolution.

    • C. 

      Climax, challenge, setup, resolution and rising action.

    • D. 

      Start, climax, a goal, obstacle, rising action and resolution.

  • 5. 
    What are the element of a great scene?
    • A. 

      Conflict, instability, dissonance and uncertainty.

    • B. 

      Expectation, prediction, anticipation and emotional significance of anticipate events.

    • C. 

      Lack of control and temporal aspects.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 6. 
    Good action description compliment of story telling, in which the story is being told.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Whose theory is the bomb under the table?
    • A. 

      Martin Scorsese

    • B. 

      Stanley Kubrick

    • C. 

      Alfred Hitchcock

    • D. 

      Akira Kurosawa

  • 8. 
    What emotions you can use to re-energize a scene?
    • A. 

      Happiness, surprise, anger and disgust.

    • B. 

      Sadness, fear, anxiety and love.

    • C. 

      Hope, hate, love and fear.

    • D. 

      Disgust, hope, nostalgia and fear.

  • 9. 
    A writer's goal is to build enough tension for the audience to worry about you character's
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What is the 8-page structure?
    • A. 

      Logline, characters, act breakout short synopsis, act breakout long synopsis and denouement.

    • B. 

      Start, inciting incident, obstacle overcome, midpoint, climax and denouement.

    • C. 

      Motivation, power dynamics, intention and subtext.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    What are the main questions you have to answer to design your story?
    • A. 

      Who are these characters?

    • B. 

      What do they want?

    • C. 

      What are the central conflicts? What are the stakes?

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    The first sentence of the _____________ has the who, what and why of your series, so the reader immediately knows what kind of character will be driving your story.
    • A. 

      Character backstory

    • B. 

      Synopsis

    • C. 

      Case study

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    What are the key points for world building
    • A. 

      Colors, Landmasses and Resources. 

    • B. 

      Feel, Movement, Shape, Smell, Main Recycled Space, Social Norms and how they are challenged?

    • C. 

      Backstory,  Culture, Smells and Geography.

  • 14. 
    What are some copy edits options you have?
    • A. 

      Hire a script editor.

    • B. 

      Listen and edit to your script.

    • C. 

      All of the above

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