September 2014

CINEMA LANGUAGE

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, by Ambrose Bierce Continuity – 180 degree rule and screen direction match on action shot reverse shot POV shot parallel action (driven by…

VISUAL STORYTELLING

Visual Narrative 1 Finish Typographic Stories… Visual Storytelling talk: overview picturing time: scroll/timeline nonlinear (distributed and asynchronous) sequential (chronological frames) spatial montage (simultaneous frames) cinema (duration, temporal frames)   Examples SCROLL…

TYPOGRAPHIC STORYTELLING

Visual Hierarchy and Typography:  Sherlock Holmes Diagrammatic Writing, by Johanna Drucker Gesture: Placement Relation Attribute and Refinements Embedment: hierarchical frames of reference, stepping inward Entanglement: interlinear or spatially…

NARRATIVE TRADITIONS

Previous Final Projects BBC Doc – Greek Tragedy -began as ritual in honor of  god Dionysus (tragoedia mean “goat-song”) – officially recognized in 534 BC -ekstasis: “to be or stand…