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3 Different Ways You Can Use Central Framing in Your Films

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Film & Television 11th Jan 2017 No Film School


Whether it's used in horror, comedy, or action films, central framing is a cinematic technique that has a lot to say.

If a frame is canvas, then framing is one of the materials filmmakers use to create their artwork. One framing technique that is particularly interesting is central framing, because it not only calls attention to itself, but it is also used by many different filmmakers to many different effects. In this video essay by James Hayes, we get to learn more about how directors like Wes Anderson, Stanley Kubrick, and George Miller use it as a tool to communicate with their audience. Check it out below:

 

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