Film Appreciation Chapter Four MJS 1310 Quiz Answers

Film Appreciation Chapter Four (ELEMENTS OF NARRATIVE)

1. In any plot, a logical hierarchy includes the events that seem crucial to the plot, as well as the events that play a less crucial or even subordinate role. (True)

2. Who first outlined the fundamentals of narrative theory that exist even today? (Aristotle)

3. A storyboard is only a graphical representation of the director’s conception of the film. (False)

4. At its simplest level, a movie’s _________ is the telling of its story. (narrative)

5. How is the radical plot order that Orson Welles used in Citizen Kane (1941) now regarded? (as conventional)

6. During the preproduction phase, the story is referred to as the _________ and may be an idea, outline, or completed script that the writer has “pitched” to the producer. “property”

7. The terms story and plot are interchangeable when we write and speak about movies. (False)

8. We generally need no explanation if a character behaves in a way that disrupts the verisimilitude. (False)

9. The real-time relationship is the most common of the three relationships between screen duration and plot duration. (False)

10. When played by Sam in Casablanca (1942), the song “As Time Goes By” is diegetic music because it occurs within the world of the story. (True)

11. What is the term for the things that we see and hear on the screen but that come from outside the world of the story, like background music, titles, credits, and voice-overs? (non-diegetic elements)

12. In most traditional narrative movies, editing devices punctuate the flow of the narrative and indicate that the images occur in cinematic time, not real time. (True)


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