Shot 1In this the shot the first thriller convention thatis noticed is the dark setting, it gives theopening a creepy feel to it right from thebeginning keeping the audience interested andengaged.
Shot 2In the second shot of the opening the darksetting still kicks in however with a tinge of redin the background, possibly portraying bloodand make the audience exciting to watch thefull film.
Shot 3The dark setting has turned more into a greysetting now which creates a gloomy feeling to theopening there is also white writing which standsout obviously for the audience to recognize.
Shot 4Even though this shot is not very clear it is obviousthat there is a big thick trail of red blood pouring ontothe machinery which forces the audience to think isthere a villain in this film that might be killing people?Another convention of thriller films.
Shot 5The bold red writing stands out so much on theblack dark background, the font is also quite oldlooking maybe to portray that the film is a periodfilm, as it is based on a barber from many yearsago!
Shot 6Again the setting is still dark as it is all the waythrough the opening of the film keeping thattension and creepy-ness built up within it, Theblood red meat coming out of the machinerywould suggest that the blood in the previous slideis definitely linked to the meat.
Shot 7Next to the pies straight away you can see the small trailof blood linking the 3 shots together of the blood themeat and the pies, forcing the audience to believe thatthe pies have human meat in them. Which will of coursefreak the audience out but keeping them interested atthe same time!
Shot 8Even though the shot is quite dark you can still seehow the setting is grim and grimy looking creatingsuspense to the audience as they want to knowwhere it is and whats happening downthere, another convention of thriller films.
Shot 9The image of the red blood running into theriver, makes the audience think that whoever thisperson is possibly the villian is trying to dispose of theevidence of what they have done, creating mystery forthe audience as they want to find out whatshappening!!