Deep Space Composition and Staging

  • James Mairata
Chapter

Abstract

While the advent of anamorphic aspect ratios initially encouraged creative staging configurations that contributed to storytelling, Bordwell (2008) suggests that this skill retreated as directors reverted to less complex compositions to ensure that their narratives still remain relatively comprehensible even if screened in ratios other than those intended.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • James Mairata
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  1. 1.Charles Sturt UniversitySydneyAustralia

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