Who is the director of this movie? Automatic style recognition based on shot features

  title={Who is the director of this movie? Automatic style recognition based on shot features},
  author={M. Svanera and Mattia Savardi and A. Signoroni and A. Kov{\'a}cs and Sergio Benini},
  • M. Svanera, Mattia Savardi, +2 authors Sergio Benini
  • Published 2018
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
  • We show how low-level formal features, such as shot duration, meant as length of camera takes, and shot scale, i.e. the distance between the camera and the subject, are distinctive of a director’s style in art movies. So far such features were thought of not having enough varieties to become distinctive of an author. However our investigation on the full filmographies of six different authors (Scorsese, Godard, Tarr, Fellini, Antonioni, and Bergman) for a total number of 120 movies analysed… CONTINUE READING
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