2. 3. Mise en Scene
To develop a knowledge of and analyse Mise en Scene.
By the end of the lesson you will understand what Mise en Scene means and apply
the concept to a film extract.
Use the dictionaries to help you write a definition of Mise en Scene in your
sketchbook. What 5 elements of film are included in the term?
3.  Settings and Props
 Costume, Hair and Make Up
 Facial Expression and Body Language
 Lighting and Colour
 Positioning of characters/objects within the frame
What settings and props would you find in:
 A Science Fiction Film
 A Romantic Comedy
 A Horror Film
4. Watch the extract from
Kill Bill and make notes
about each one of the
5 Mise en Scene
(click the image)
Settings and Props Costume, Hair and
Experiment with the different dramatic effects that can be created by altering
the direction and source of light. Add tone to the line drawings, trying a
different light source each time.
Light from the window
Light from the lamp