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GENRE Genre?Genre of : Film NoirSubgenre of : Suspense. REASONS Original Previous opening sequence that we have seen. Interesting Different from what is usually seen these days Luara&Kauana Good stories To Learn more about the genre. Personal interests The use of femme fatale. The themes used. The suspense used.
CONVENTIONSconventions Use/develop/challenge Purpose/Description Examples of filmsVoice over USE He tells how he got In sunset boulevard, the Telling the story killed, and does it by narrator is the character Usually a man doing a flashback and telling his own story. Strong voice saying, ‘well lets go Normally predicted to six months before Effective Person telling their own story. DEVELOP Having a foreign accent Luara&Kauana
CONVENTION Luara&Kauana Sconventions Use/develop/challenge Purpose/ Examples of films Descriptionvillain USE Sunset Femme fatale Men Boulevard Dominant Woman Desmond is Protagonist Attractive the villain Seductive Murderer and looks Stands out dominant DEVELOP and Sunset Boulevard Mrs Don’t stand out Dominated attractive Desmond, the villain. Not attractive CHALLENGE Antagonist Looks vulnerable Looks normal
conventions conventions use/develop/challenge Purpose/ Examples of films description victim USE In sunset Male Desperate boulevard, Good looking Young Norma Falls for the femme fatale Desmond, kills Joe Murdered Gillis after DEVELOP he leaves Not attractive Woman her. In sunset boulevard, Norma Mature Strong Desmond, kills Joe Gillis Went against the after he leaves her. dominant woman. CHALLENGE Murderer Villain Luara&Kauana
conventions conventions use/develop/challenge Examples of films crimes USE Sin city Men murdered Tragically Obsession Usually with guns Paranoia from villain Femme fatal Love Women murdered tales usually involved. Suspicious DEVELOP The murderer looked normal death scenes If in the crimes the man was more dominating. CHALLENGE Very young person involvedLuara&Kauana
conventionsconventions use/develop/challenge Purpose/ Examples of films descriptionFemme fatale Use In sunset Dominant Attractive boulevard Leads men into danger she smoked Interesting and looked Flirtatious very Mysterious Elegant demanding Gorgeous Unloving Manipulative The scene Serious Smoking. specifically Develop shows her The scene specifically shows Mature Romantic being her being dominant. Less attractive dominant. Vulnerable Challenge Luara&Kauana Homme Fatale.
conventionsconventions Use/develop/challenge Purpose/ Examples of films DescriptionDetective. Use The •Long coat detective in •Men double •Mysterious indemnity •Intelligent looking like •Mature a typical •Good looking detective •Neat Develop •Dopy •Young •Bad looking Challenge •Messy •women Luara&Kauana
How are we using the conventions in out opening sequence?conventions Use/develop/Develop purpose/decriptionFemme Fatale Use In our movie we are • Dominant using the convention • Attractive of femme fatale: • Leads men into danger • because our main • Flirtatious character is a femme • Mysterious fatale, and she seduces • Elegant men , and kills them • Manipulative after. • Serious • the makeup is also of a • Smoking femme fatale, which is a eyeliner on the eye on the top , and red lips.
How are we using the conventions in out opening sequence?conventions Use/develop/challenge Purpose/Descriptiondetective Use In our opening sequence we •Long coat are using the convention of •Men Detective. •Mysterious Because in the story the •Intelligent detective will be interrogating •Mature the femme fatale, he will be a •Good looking very typical detective wearing •Neat a long coat , with a neat hair to the side.
How are we using the conventions in out opening sequence?conventions Use/develop/challenge Purpose/descriptioncrimes USE In our opening sequence we • Men murdered. are using crimes because: • Tragically. • She kills the men • Obsession. • It is suspicious because we don’t • Paranoia from villain. know what happens • Femme fatal. We are developing it : • Suspicious . because: DEVELOP • the murderer looks very normal • The murderer looked so Valentina is pretty normal , normal . and doesn’t look as if she does • death scenes. any of the things she does.
DOUBLE IDEMNITY The use of detective Investigation Talked into a murderFalling for the person not allowed. By:Luara
Inspirational Scenes• Scenes from Basic Instinct: A scene of the seductive women, getting the knife while having sex with the partner to kill him.Showing the women, being sexytowards the investigator while beinginterrogated. Showing her being interrogated by some police officers. By:Kauana
1. FILM STORY situation , Luara&Kauana Valentina is left at the altar , never forgetting that she wants revenge.2. She starts going out to pubs and clubs, to look for men, in order to fulfil her emptiness.3. After going to bed with them, she kills them without remorse or regret. These men are being looked for and so a private investigator takes on the case.4. By investigating the case he finds out what Valentina has been doing , and interrogates her.5. After finding out everything, by her telling him. As normal she seduces him with her femme fatale way of being, as she knew he was a threat. After sleeping together she kills him continuing with no consequences. And so her life goes on.
Opening sequence1.Starting with pictures of the missing men2.With an over shoulder shot, there will an in interrogation between Valentina and the investigator Smith.3.Valetina without remorse starts to tell the story. There comes a flashback.4.Shows a scene of her opening the door and pushing the man into bed. Without showing what happens after.5.At the end the narrator, reads the start of the poem Salome. With an establishing shot of the bed and then one of her and the investigator. Luara&Kauana
Target Audience• Hobbies: Cinema, fashion, antique.• Age: 30-40• Gender: Mostly Female, but some older men.• Lifestyle: Traditional, cultural, used to having technology but still likening the old versions of films.• Location: People that live in the city.• Target audience would be involved with this movie because it covers all there interest as the idea of the Opening Sequence covers most of the conventions. No. Yes. Yes. BY:KAUANA
Either one of us , the one that is Main girl : Valetinabetter on doing the character. Way of being : Sexy dominant, dangerous, character Flirtatious seductive. Costumes: A Black dress Black stilettos Luara Skin coloured tights Props: A small purse Studs Cigarette Hair & Makeup pinup ( eyeliner ) Luara Red lips kauana Very clear face curled
One of the victims - no name given. Way of being : womaniser business man self confident macho. INSPIRATION: Shirt. Black trousers and shoes. George Clooney’s hairLuara in oceans 11.
Victim . Costumes A black trousers White shirt Bow tie Black shoes. Props cigarette car keys Hair Neat To the side.
Location• The desk for investigation• This location will always be available.• Its at one of the group members house, its in Harlesden its very close to the school so it will be easy to have access at any time to this place.• You can just walk from school to the house. About 7mins walk.• There are no health and safety concerns as it is situated at a safe house. By:Kauana
Creating enigma?• Not showing the full scenes.• Showing her open the door, but not showing what happens at the end.• Leaving the audience to think why is she admitting that she has killed them• Where do the men go, you see them go in but not coming out.• The narration is creating enigma, because at the end the narration is of the start of the poem Salome. It gets the audience to think. Luara&Kauana
Narrativ eNon-linear 1st – Her with the detective present 2nd – Flashback of her with the men past Luara&Kauana
Film Theory?• We are using the theory of Vladimir Propp came up with stereotyped characters•Valetina(main girl) : will be the typical villainThe men( one of the men) :will be the typical victimMr Smith (investigator) :typical victim/helper. Luara&Kauana