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  • 1. Narrative Research Anicia Brown
  • 2. Narrative
    • Narrative is how a story is put together in films, books, plays etc.
  • 3. Tvzetan Todorov
    • Born:1st March 1939
    • Place of birth: Sofia, Bulgaria.
    • Lived: Paris, France
      • With his wife and 2 kids, writing books and essays
        • Literary theory and culture theory
    • Tvzetan is a French and Bulgarian philosopher
    Theorist Narrative Theorist
  • 4. Equilibrium Disequilibrium When everything is balanced together Where a balanced equilibrium is disrupted e.g. like a conflict in the middle of a movie New Equilibrium When Disequilibrium has found a resolution and when equilibrium is restored Beginning Middle End
  • 5. Example of Equilibrium, Disequilibrium & New Equilibrium in film
    • New Equilibrium
    • World begins to go back to normal- resolution was found
    • Equilibrium
      • World is fine- everything is balanced
    • Disequilibrium
      • Apocalypse happens- everything is disrupted
  • 6. Claude Levi-Strauss
    • Born: 28 November 1908
    • Place of birth: Brussels, Belgium
    • Lived: Belgium
    Wrote the famous book:  Tristes Tropiques which made him a main figure in Structuralist school of thought. Theorist Narrative Conflict Theory of Binary Opposition His narratives inspired by conflict
  • 7. Binary Opposition Opposition to do with soundtrack.  Binary oppositions . Light/darkness Movement/stillness Love/hate Control/panic
  • 8. Example of a film with Binary Opposition
    • Has love and hate
    • Control and panic
    • Good and bad characters
  • 9. Vladimir Propp
    • Born: 17 April 1895
    • Place of birth: St. Petersburg, Russian Empire
    • Lived: Russia
    Went to St. Petersburg University and majored in Russian and German Philosophy. Theorist Film Theorist Character types & Stereo Types hero Villains mentors Helper donor False hero
  • 10. Example of a film with Flashbacks Example of flashback in film
  • 11. Characters- Stereotypes and structures/purposes
    • Hero
    • Villain
    • Heroine
    • Helper
    • Mentor
    • Donor
    • Father
    Helps the hero - often acts as a sidekick Gives the hero something e.g. a clue, special power The lead role Guides the hero Awards the hero The bad person- gives negative effect on film Centre figure of the film
  • 12. Example film for characters- stereotypes and structures/purposes Hero Villain
  • 13.   Erving Goffman
    • Born: June 11, 1922
    • Place of birth: Canada
    • Lived: Manitoba
    Theorist Character theorist