Film Term of the Week

Film Term of the Week: Mise En Scène

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Mise en scène

1. Refers to what is colloquially known as “the Set,” but is applied more generally to refer to everything that is presented before the camera to produce intended effects, as opposed to editing (which takes place afterwards). Literally, the “putting-in-the-scene”

* the direction of actors
* placement of cameras
* choice of lenses etc.

Source: Wikipedia


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