Brief outline A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Production Paramount Pictures Corporation is a film and television production/distribution studio, consistently ranked as one of the largest movie studios. The film was shot entirely at Paramount studios, including an enormous set on one of the soundstages.
Title creditThis establishes the name of the film and makes the audience aware of whatthey are watching. It also shows the director of the film. The background mayshow where most of the film may be set.
Establishing ShotThe camera angles, shots and movement in this extract convey that the film is set in avillage and the main part is looking into the goings on in different appartments. It isactually set in Greenwich Village, After this shot there is a zoom into the differentappartments. See next slide
Zoomed into this apartment Panned left into this apartment
What happened… Within the opening the title/credits are shown Established setting Shown what is happening in the different apartments using panning and zooming The protagonist shown sitting down with a broken leg