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Understanding Micro Elements in
        Film Openings
       Drag Me To Hell.
         Amber Pothecary
Setting
• The setting gives an impression of a rich
  family, as there is a big house & multiple cars
Décor
Props
• In this opening of this film multiple props are
  used such as the cars the mail box and the
  light outside the house.
Costume & make up




The costume & make up gives the impression that the characters look
like they are not very well off. With a rag covering the boys body.
Figure expression & movement




The characters arriving at the house are slouched over listening to the owner
of the house showing she's more important. With scared worried facial
expressions om there faces.
Off Screen Space
You hear the door opening and the woman turns
around to look at who's coming in.
Extreme close up




This is a shot of an extreme
close up of the character's face
giving more enthuses on what
she’s saying.
Close up




This is a shot of a close up so you
can see the necklace has impotence,
playing a big role within the film.
Medium shot




This is a shot of a medium shot
of the characters face so you
can see that what the
character is saying more
clearly & what she is saying
has importance.
Long shot




This is a shot of a long shot,
its a long shot as it shows
the characters whole body
with little space the spear
at the top and bottom of
the shot.
Extreme long shot
Extreme long shot
• This is a shot of a extreme long shot as it show
  the whole house, the cars and all the scenery.
Pan

This is a shot of a pan as the
camera doesn't physically
move but just moves the
camera lens to follow the
car.
Tilt
This is shot is showing the
camera tilting downwards, it is
tilting to show the whole of the
house(location).
Zoom


  This is a shot of a
  zoom the camera
  starts close up to the
  car radio to give it
  some importance as
  she just turned in on.
  the camera slowly
  then comes one to
  give you a view of the
  whole radio.
Cut
• Cuts are used in the film opening sequence to
  showdifferent scenes within the movie. This is
  done for speed, it cuts out the time it would
  take to for example zoom all the way out. In
  Drag me to hell a cut is used when the
  characters drive half way into the drive way, it
  then cuts to them exiting the car.

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Miro Elements

  • 1. Understanding Micro Elements in Film Openings Drag Me To Hell. Amber Pothecary
  • 2.
  • 3. Setting • The setting gives an impression of a rich family, as there is a big house & multiple cars
  • 5. Props • In this opening of this film multiple props are used such as the cars the mail box and the light outside the house.
  • 6. Costume & make up The costume & make up gives the impression that the characters look like they are not very well off. With a rag covering the boys body.
  • 7. Figure expression & movement The characters arriving at the house are slouched over listening to the owner of the house showing she's more important. With scared worried facial expressions om there faces.
  • 8. Off Screen Space You hear the door opening and the woman turns around to look at who's coming in.
  • 9. Extreme close up This is a shot of an extreme close up of the character's face giving more enthuses on what she’s saying.
  • 10. Close up This is a shot of a close up so you can see the necklace has impotence, playing a big role within the film.
  • 11. Medium shot This is a shot of a medium shot of the characters face so you can see that what the character is saying more clearly & what she is saying has importance.
  • 12. Long shot This is a shot of a long shot, its a long shot as it shows the characters whole body with little space the spear at the top and bottom of the shot.
  • 14. Extreme long shot • This is a shot of a extreme long shot as it show the whole house, the cars and all the scenery.
  • 15. Pan This is a shot of a pan as the camera doesn't physically move but just moves the camera lens to follow the car.
  • 16. Tilt This is shot is showing the camera tilting downwards, it is tilting to show the whole of the house(location).
  • 17. Zoom This is a shot of a zoom the camera starts close up to the car radio to give it some importance as she just turned in on. the camera slowly then comes one to give you a view of the whole radio.
  • 18. Cut • Cuts are used in the film opening sequence to showdifferent scenes within the movie. This is done for speed, it cuts out the time it would take to for example zoom all the way out. In Drag me to hell a cut is used when the characters drive half way into the drive way, it then cuts to them exiting the car.