Analysis of Realism in the SF Film, DISTRICT 9 -Focus on Digital Image, Style and Narrative-
SF영화 <디스트릭트 9>의 리얼리즘 분석 연구 -디지털 이미지, 스타일, 내러티브를 중심으로-

Hyeon Seung Lee, Puhui Yun
2016 The Journal of the Korea Contents Association  
In order to attain 'reality', technology, style and narrative have developed throughout the history of cinema. The projection of digital image necessitated a new perspective beyond the conventional relationship between film and reality. In the SF film, DISTRICT 9, strong realism elements are evident despite its genre. Advanced technologies enabled the digital images to vividly reproduce the realm of imagination. The encounter of the realistic approaches embedded in the style and narrative with
more » ... and narrative with the digital images emphasizes the social context of the cinematic background, as well as extending the potentialities of verisimilitude and perceptual realism. The amount of freedom in editing process derived from this film's documentary-like style opened a possibility for the effective delivery of the vast information-furthermore contributing to the realism of the film by encompassing the diversity that exists in the reality. ■ keyword :|Distric 9|SF|Digital Image|Real|Realism|Style|Narrative|
doi:10.5392/jkca.2016.16.07.541 fatcat:knw7vdswtvbunph6k5zdrajvmq