As you view films, consider how the cuts, camera angles, shots, and movement work to create particular meanings. Think about how they establish space, privilege certain characters, suggest relationships, and emphasize themes. In addition to shot distances, angles, editing, and camera movement, note details of the narrative, setting, characters, lighting, props, costume, tone, and sound.
Stylized, its historical yes but with how the visuals and the songs are it’s definitely stylized
9. How are the characters costumed and made-up? What does their clothing or makeup reveal about their social standing, ethnicity, nationality, gender, or age? How do costume and makeup convey character?
It definetly shows of that they are poorish in the early 70’s and in there early 20’s
10. How does the lighting design shape our perception of character, space, or mood?
The lighting natural except for the experimental bits, that give attention the the absurdity of the visuals
The whole film is about the social aspect of hippies in the 70’s. So the social and cultural importance of hippie culture is prevalent
14. Give an example of what a film critic had to say about this film. Use credible sources and cite sources.Example: “The Shawshank Redemption Movie Review (1994) | Roger Ebert.” All Content. N.p., n.d. Web. 24 June 2015.
“The imagery is pretty astonishing — Taymor treats some of the more fantastical moments as if she were making big-screen music videos — and it’s all very intelligently done. But it’s kind of a silly idea, very intelligently done”- Bob Mondello https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/across_the_universe https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=14429238
15. Select one scene no longer than 5 minutes that represents well the whole film and shows relevant cinematic elements. Write a one-sentence description of the scene and record the time of the scene.Example: from 1:05:00 to 1:10:00.Explain why you chose this scene.
PLACE THE TIME STAMP FROM THE SCENE HERE… Example: 01:38:55 – 01:41:00 Jude goes to find Lucy to apologize, and is coaght in the middle of a strike.
16.In the selected scene: write a sentence for each of the elements below to justify why this scene best represents the film: