Technicallities of Filmmaking

Random Movies Quiz

Can you name the Technical terms of filmmaking?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

embed
 plays        
How to Play
Score 0/49 Timer 15:00
HintsAnswers
A point of view shot from a neutral observer, not a character in the film
A type of shot that is good for conveying emotion
A type of film that corresponds with avant-garde films
A type of film that corresponds with fiction films
A combination of objective and subjective shots
This is the most favored out of the five basic positions for actors in relation to the camera
This moving camera shot is a horizontal scan with a stationary axiz point. often follows a character.
When the lighting in a movie is different in the beginning of film compared to the end.
A camera angle that is least minipulative and is favored by realist filmmakers
A lateral tilt of the camera, skewed horizon
A type of film lighting that has high contrast between light and dark areas. Chiaroscuro effect. It can heighten tension and create mystery
This is when the audience has been given enough time to assimilate the information on the screen. A general principle is to edit at the peak of this term
A point of view shot from the perspective of a character within a movie.
One lighting effect that is soft and ethereal, it gives the 'halo effect'
This film movement came out of Italy after WWI. They favored real life people with real life situations
a camera angle that is directly overhead of the suject
A type of shot that has an audience/stage relationship. it shows the relationship among characters and enviorment
This type of film editing alternates shoots from one scene with another. it usually conveys a sense of simultaneous time.
This filmmaker was considered the greatest editor in the history of cinema and is famous for his pre-cut scripts and storyboards
These films are concerned with big events and a sense of sweep and breadth
This moving camera shot is taken from a moving vehicle.
This french phrase litterally translates to 'placing on the stage'. It relates to the composition and the arrangement of visual weights
Relating to the intrinsic meanings of movement, what camera movement relates to grief, death, insignificance, or weakness
A type of shot that is from the knees or waist up
A type of film that corresponds with documentaries
HintsAnswers
This is a moving camera shot that has no actualy movement of the camera itself. It involved sudden magnification of the subject
These filmmakers specialize in films where nothing seems to be moving
The natural lighting of the last hour of daylight. It can be romantic or magical in movies
this type of filming technique is defined by the amount of subject matter within frame
These shots are filmed to match up to the first shot filmed
In 3-point lighting, this is the main source of light (usually at a 45 degree angle)
This is the first shot filmed in a scene and includes the entire scene, beginning to end
These films are concerned with depth and detail as well as the implication of events
This is a frame or harness that a camerman wears with the camera in order to keep it steady
In 3-point lighting, this is the light that softens hard edges of the key light, usually on the opposite side
A type of film lighting that has little contrast and can imply cheerfulness. Its often used in comedies and musicals
A type of shot that is most effective in epic films. Gives you a large scope on the location of the movie.
A type of shot that shows the human body in full
This type of mechanical distortion (ex: slow motion, fast motion, ect) is used in the matrix
This is the first thing your eye goes to based on the light, movement and color of the subjects
A camera angle that can reduce the importance of the subject and makes them seem harmless/insignificant
This moving camera shot is a verticle movement and is stationary at a horizontal point. often used for point of view shots, ex: checking someone out
A camera angle that creates a sense of power and authority on a subject.
This is not the dominant, but it catches your eye because t is dramatically important (a gun)
When formatting a film, this technique shrinks the frame to fit the new screen and puts a box at the top and the bottom of the screen
Relating to the Intrinsic meanings of movement, what camera movement suggests joy, power, and aspiration?
A type of shot in which everything is in focus
This technique allows you to change the shape of the frame with and object such as head and shoulder
This is a circular masking device

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras