Demonstrtate how the themese of Family and Protection are used within a 3-4 minute scene in the moview The Blind Side. Whatever scene is chosen please inform me so i can attach a file for it upon submission. Within this scene specific momwnts should be pinpointed. For each of the important moments, identify two or three film tools that the director makes use of to say something about this single moment in your film.
-How does the director uses camera shots to construct meaning and convey their theme and/or how these or used to aid in creating an overall emotional impact on the viewer?
– How the director uses the various aspects of lighting to construct meaning and convey their theme and create/shape an emotional impact on the viewer?
– How the director uses the various aspects of sound to construct meaning and convey their theme and create/shape an emotional impact on the viewer?
– How does the director uses the various aspects of editing to construct meaning and convey their theme and create/shape an overall emotional impact on the viewer.
-Identify what you see as the three most important symbols in this scene and explain HOW they are connected to the overall theme. What do they communicate or reveal about that idea? Provide detailed explanations for each.
Other film tools you can discuss are set design (particularly the use of props in a scene and color choices as they relate to theme), costume design (particularly the symbolism of color and what it tells us about the characters as it relates to theme), and special effects (and what the use of the effects tell us about theme).
Example to map out the set-up, choose the tools you think are important at each moment):
Moment 1, symbolism
Moment 1, lighting
Moment 2, sound:
Moment 2, costume design
Moment 2, special effects
Moment 3, symbolism (foreshadowing) Moment 3, camera shot
This essay is intended to be written without using sources, strictly personal interpretation.

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