The position of the masthead is usually in
the top-left corner and should be the
largest text on the page. The style of the
masthead should reflect the audience, for
example ‘Little White Lies’ have a graphical
The image on the front cover should
always reflect the audience and style of the
magazine, the type of shot used if often a
mid-shot or extreme close-up and the
Mise-en-scene should show connotations
of the type of magazine it is.
There is usually a mixture of fonts used
depending on the story, however they are
usually kept to a minimum of three different
fonts. They vary in size, colour, bold/ italic
These entice the audience into the
magazine and stories involved. These
words usually include ‘free’, ‘exclusive’ and
These are used on the front page of a
magazine to give information about the
content in the magazine.
This is the text which overlaps the main
image to explain what the films storyline is
Film magazine company:
-Empire is a British magazine that is
published by Bauer Consumer Media
-Their first issue was publicised in July
-It is specific to film.
-The editor is Mark Dinning.
Film magazine company: Sight
-Sight and Sound is also a British film
magazine that is published monthly by the
British Film Institute.
-The first publication was in 1932.
-The company was handed to the BFI in
-The current editor is Nick James.
-It writes reviews for new film releases each
month, including art house films and
Film magazine company: Little
-Little White Lies is a British bi-monthly
independent film magazine.
-The magazine features writing, illustration
and photography which relates to cinema.
-Each issue is themed around the film on
the front cover.
-It is distributed to over five hundred
outlets in the UK.