Theatrical Posters Colour Mode of Address Tag Line Lighting Name of Films Image (half skeletons Links to genre) Close up Shot Colour and font Characters in film in order of importance Lighting
Your turn – look at the previous slide headings and start to analyse this poster
Media Terminology (higher grades) Iconography -significant features in the genre Representation – how someone or place is represented. Stereotypes – simplified version . Connotations – our human response to the text Mise-en-scene – everything in the scene The lighting, props, Non verbal communication, costume, location Narrative – how a story is told. Binary oppositions – opposites in the text. Enigmas Codes – puzzles, questions in the narrative.
In pairs – analyse two different posters. Use the list of prompts to help you