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Kognitivni temelji razumijevanja filmskoga stila
The Cognitive Foundations of Understanding Film Style

Author(s): Krunoslav Lučić
Subject(s): Philosophy, Psychology, Film / Cinema / Cinematography
Published by: Centar za filozofiju medija i mediološka istraživanja
Keywords: film style; cognitive film theory; psychology of cinema; film and cognition; film viewer; naturalistic approach;

Summary/Abstract: The paper focuses on developing a cognitive foundations and aspects of understanding film style and accentuating their mutual relationship. Since the question of cognition and viewer’s attitude towards the cinematic representation was a theme from the early stages of film theory, in the first section the paper deals with different psychological approaches to film style. After analyzing importance of such approaches, paper then focuses on the revisionist approach to cinema inspired by cognitive science in the 1980s as a reaction to cultural, ideological and psychoanalytical theories of the 1970s. In the final section the paper shows specific analyses of micro and macro film examples from the perspective of cognitive film theory and its premises.

  • Issue Year: 7/2018
  • Issue No: 12
  • Page Range: 1891-1912
  • Page Count: 22
  • Language: Croatian