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Oldboy Screenshots

  1. 2. Genre <ul><li>Oldboy is a hybrid of: </li></ul><ul><li>Action </li></ul><ul><li>Romance </li></ul><ul><li>Comedy </li></ul><ul><li>Horror </li></ul><ul><li>Thriller </li></ul><ul><li>Detective Noir </li></ul><ul><li>Surrealism </li></ul><ul><li>Although it follows many genres, in true New Wave style it breaks away from the traditional formula and does not fulfil our expectations. </li></ul>
  2. 3. Expreimental <ul><li>Oldboy breaks the verisimillitude used by mainstream filmmaking. </li></ul><ul><li>Many techniques used attract attention to themselves and constantly remind the audience that they are watching an artificial construct. </li></ul><ul><li>These techniques are spread throughout the film. </li></ul>
  3. 4. Jump Cuts
  4. 16. Long Takes
  5. 20. Minimal/Creative use of CGI
  6. 26. Camera Movement
  7. 34. Excessive use of colour
  8. 39. Split Screen
  9. 45. Extreme Close-ups
  10. 50. Identity
  11. 52. Identity and New Waves <ul><li>A recurring trait of new wave and art films is to have complex characters who do not easily fit into simple stereotypes and stock characters. </li></ul><ul><li>Characters can often be seen to be suffering from loss, loneliness and longing. </li></ul><ul><li>How has the visual style been used to reinforce the theme if identity and loss, loneliness and longing? </li></ul>

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