The paper "Mise-En-Scene And Metaphors In Visual Literature" describes that mise-en-scene plays an important role in developing and emphasizing the underlying meaning of the apparent actions in a movie. It is, therefore, the whole presentation, the story-telling process…
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Another use of metaphor can be found in the scene where Belfort describes the introduction of sexual activity in his office. The description of the first day at office shows a man enjoying sexual favor from a colleague in the elevator while Belfort and his associates are standing on the ground floor. The gradual upward movement of the elevator and the characters’ activity inside it indicates Belfort’s rise and what it consisted of. That the common man will always remain gullible and hungry for money is suggested by the last scene of the movie which is preceded by the voiceover asking "wouldn't you like to learn how to make money" and we are led to the voice introducing Jordan Belfort to a room full of people interested to listen to his sales training. From long shot to mid-long shot to medium shot the camera brings us closer to the young group of people who are eager to make quick money. The pedestal movement of the camera shows the curious faces of many such young faces who want to become a Jordan Belfort one day. A movie, therefore, is not a monolithic narrative but a visual literature created by directors, cinematographers, editors and screen players. From lighting to camera angle, to costume and movement of characters in a movie does have a meaning associated with it. The understanding of the mise-en-scene, therefore, provides an insight into the mind of the director. Both "Gravity" and "The Wolf of Wall street" are meshed with metaphors guiding the judgments of the viewers.
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In the film, Bagdad Cafe, motifs are recurrently used to portray about human relationships in our lives and the impact one person can have on others. For this to be attained, a number of metaphors have been set to show the changes which happened due to Jasmin’s presence.
The scene for analysis occurs approximately 30 minutes after the opening act. This is an important scene in terms of its role in the plot and the direction the character’s life would take. The scene depicts the complex relationship between two boys Douzi (Dieyi at a young age) and Xiaolou (also referred to as Shitou) who are students at the Peking Opera School.
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It takes a combined creative effort to create a film that manages to both convincingly sell the action and do so in a way that continues belief in improbable characters such as mutants. In the film X-Men: The Last Stand, the most powerful mutant yet born turns out to be Jean Grey, a telepath who has more power than anyone other than Charles Xavier or Magneto suspect.
In her dissertation, "Screening Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Quebec Film Adaptation," Rose Mary Bremer mentions, "The written narrative is considered to be a superior form of artistic expression, providing standards of content, style and form to which its film adaptation must conform if it is to be viewed as successful."1
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He committed suicide at the age of thirty five in 1927. “Detachment was a key strategy for Akutagawa. As a narrator he liked to be unseen, impersonal; he cultivated the oblique glance. When he did enter his stories it was usually in the slight role of the observer or the suave self effacing compiler.” (Ibid PP12)This style of the writer is most reflected in the treatment of the theme in Kurosawa’s classic film too.
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