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Most fiction films that fall in between the two extremes of formalism and realism.
Mise en scene (mees-en-sen)
"placement on stage" the arrangement of all the visual elements of a theatrical production within a given playing area.
The ratio of the frame's horizontal and vertical dimensions. This remains constant throughout the movie. Prior to the introduction of widescreen, most movies were shot in a 1.33:1 ratio.Standard: 1.85:1Widescreen: 2.35:1
Blocking out portions of the frame in order to convey a sense of height despite a horizontal shape.