Novel Approach to Determining Tempo and Dramatic Story Sections in Motion Pictures

@inproceedings{Adams2000NovelAT,
  title={Novel Approach to Determining Tempo and Dramatic Story Sections in Motion Pictures},
  author={Brett Adams and Chitra Dorai and Svetha Venkatesh},
  booktitle={ICIP},
  year={2000}
}
This paper presents an original computational approach to extraction of movie tempo for deriving story sections and events that convey high level semantics of stories portrayed in motion pictures, thus enabling better video annotation and interpretation systems. This approach, inspired by the existing cinematic conventions known as film grammar, uses the… CONTINUE READING