Discussion and examples of framing shots to create the “composition”. Considering what you would include in the frame.
Every movie needs sound, even silent films had pianists or orchestras performing background music. The following video describes the main points of sound: ambient or location sound (includes sound effects/foley sound), dialogue and background music.
This video has a VIMEO film challenge attached to it, which you can certainly follow through on if you wish!
THE KID WITH THE DUBSTEP POWERS
Class has just ended and tim makes his way to his locker and
rushes home. On his way out of school he sees the girl he
likes and talks to her for a moment before heading out.
TIM: HEY CATHERINE
CATHERINE: HEY TIM WHAT ARE YOU DOING
THIS WEEKEND MAYBE WE COULD MEET UP
Tim seems to be anxious and
repeatedly looks back down the hall
to see if the John(a bully) that
wanted to bash his face in was
TIM: UHHG CATHERINE I HAVE TO GO I’LL
CALL YOU LATER! ( TIM RUNS OUT OF THE DOOR)
JOHN: THERE HE IS, GET HIM BOYS!
(John and his group of guys start
chasing Tim out of the school)
John and his guys push Catherine out of the way and she
follows the guys to see if Tim will be alright.
JOHN: THERE HE IS BOYS LETS CORNER HIM!
John and the guys catch up to him and corner Tim in the
school yard and start beating him up!
CATHERINE: COME ON TIM! DONT LET THEM DO
THAT TOO YOU!!
Tim pushes two of the boys off of him and catches his
breath. He slowly roles up his sleeves looking down at the
ground and calmly lifts his head while heavily breathing and
groaning. The two boys shocked and raged charge at him.
Tim charges back at the boys and with some magical force
throws the 2 bullies who now looked like fool down to the
A few other kids that were standing a 2 feet away with John
attack. Tim doges one and blasts the other and makes his way
to be one on one with John and looks at him in the eyes and
TIM: NEVER MESS WITH ME AGAIN JOHN
Tim gathers the rest of his energy left and blasts John, Tim
who has used up most of his energy runs away from the
incident and glipses at Catherine while passing by. Once far
enough Tim slows down and passes out.
SCENE 2 (REVEALING THE TRUTH)
(3 years later) (present)
Tim has been on the run for 3 years and he is now an
international wanted man, the same guy (John) has been
tracking him and hunting him for 3 years.
Guys are lined up behind John in trentch coats and shades.
They all charge at him and a fight breaks out!
Tim in on his knees bleeding.
JOHN: FINALLY I CAN GET MY REVENGE ITS
BEEN TOO LONG TIMMOTHY
John steps closer and slaps
(ZOOM IN ON TIMS EYES SQUINTING)
(close up on Tims hands)
Tim: take this bastard
(raises hands but no powers are performed)
turn to John holding a rock John: I found your kryptonite
Timmy Boy. whadya gat now. ahaha, ahaha ah aha-BANG.
John falls to reveal Cathrine holding a baseball bat.
Cathrine: let’s go
they run into the sunset and End come over the screen,
momentarily after Johns friends enter the shot chasing after