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What Movies Show: Realism, Perception and Truth in Film

@inproceedings{Fiorelli2016WhatMS,
  title={What Movies Show: Realism, Perception and Truth in Film},
  author={Lindsey Fiorelli},
  year={2016}
}
Film-viewing is a unique aesthetic experience, and it seems to possess a unique sort of tension. On the one hand, a film’s story seems to just be there before us: we’re directly presented with sights and sounds and can perceive the objects, people, and places depicted in the same sort of way we perceive things in the world. On the other hand, there’s an important sort of constructedness in film. Film-viewers have to cognize what’s represented by a film’s perceptual prompts; we have to bring our… Expand
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