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What is an Antagonist in Film

What is an Antagonist in Film?

What is an Antagonist in Film? For most stories, there is a protagonist and an antagonist that make up the primary characters that are featured throughout the narrative. But what is an antagonist in film and, more importantly, how are antagonists used in screenwriting to develop the overall conflict of […]

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Everything You Need to Know about Asynchronous Sound in Film

Everything You Need to Know about Asynchronous Sound in Film

Everything You Need to Know about Asynchronous Sound in Film Throughout a film, we hear many different sounds and see many different things on the screen that help us to pull in the various elements of a story and feel connected. Visually, the experience is to connect the narration and […]

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How did Cinerama Influence Film

How did Cinerama Influence Film?

How did Cinerama Influence Film? In the mid-1950s, Americans were largely staying home to watch their television sets rather than spending time in the movie theaters. They were impressed with the ability to catch a television show from home and chose largely to stay in on a Friday night rather […]

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Is ADR the Same as Dubbing in Film

Is ADR the Same as Dubbing in Film?

Is ADR the Same as Dubbing in Film? When it comes to filmmaking, the use of sound and sound design can greatly impact the outcome of your finished film projects. If you’re new to filmmaking, you’ve probably heard terms like looping, dubbing, ADR, and other terminology in reference to the […]

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What is Structuralism and Post-Structuralism Film Theory

What is Structuralism and Post-Structuralism Film Theory?

What is Structuralism and Post-Structuralism Film Theory? Structuralism and post-structuralism film theory represents the rise of film studies that came at the turn of the linguistic paradigm in which, during the 1960s and 1970s theorists attempted to re-conceptualize the idea of language as an explanation of cinematic expression. During the […]

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