Codes and conventions of a thriller
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Codes and conventions of a thriller

on

  • 414 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
414
Views on SlideShare
391
Embed Views
23

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0

1 Embed 23

http://mediaportfoliothrillerfilms.wordpress.com 23

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Codes and conventions of a thriller Codes and conventions of a thriller Presentation Transcript

  • CODES ANDCONVENTIONS OF ATHRILLER
  • Codes and conventions• The conventions of the thriller genre are to do with sound and editing. e.g. quick cuts and camera angle changes with music that gives tension.• It can also be lighting, especially the use of shadow, mirrors and stairs are also conventions of thriller movies. For example: The Dark Knight
  • Codes and conventions• Phone Booth in particular is a thriller that does not play to the conventions of a thriller film. Phone Booth is a 2002 American suspense/psychological thriller film about a man who is held hostage in a telephone booth by a sniper.• It avoids darkness and shadow etc. The way it does link to a standard conventions is the story from the killers point of view; as the audience you are made to feel sorry for the male protagonist. Also you are told the story with the use of flashback and quick passed editing.