Thursday, May 3, 2012

CAT Scene Analysis Assignment

As part of the alternate to the movie assignment, you need to do a scene analysis.  The scene needs to be at least five minutes long.  Each shot needs to be identified with the following:
  • Shot number
  • Shot Duration
  • Type of Shot (Long, Medium, closeup/Type of angle)
  • Description:  this is a description of the composition of the shot, lighting, camera movement, etc)
Before listing the shots, you will need to provide a brief synopsis of the film and a description the scene that you are analyzing.  Remember, you need to use the correct film language.  There is a reference packet that was given out at the beginning of the year for all of the film terms. Also, we have made a template available which can be downloaded here.

Here is an example: