Rear Window
Updated: 1/11/2021
Rear Window

Storyboard Text

  • - Visual: shot (long) / camera angle (eye-level)- Sound: Diegetic (we hear the sound of the two characters' laughter) with non-diegetic (sound in the background of a light and fun music)- Action: A couple leaving their house in the evening, walking down the street while laughing and talking
  • - Visual: shot (long) / camera angle (eye-level)- Sound: Diegetic (noises of cars and movement from the street) with non-diegetic (sound in the background of a light and fun music)- Action: We see the same house now that the couple walked away from it. There is no movement. The lights coming from the windows are still on.
  • - Visual: shot (medium) / camera angle (eye-level)- Sound: Diegetic (a sound of a man running and breathing) with non-diegetic (sound in the background of a light and fun music)- Action: the man comes back, goes upstairs, and rushes into his house
  • - Visual: shot (medium) / camera angle (eye-level)- Sound: Diegetic (a sound of a man walking down the stairs whistling) with non-diegetic (fading sound in the background of a light and fun music)- Action: the man leaves the house tranquil, and moves away from the frame. The lights coming from the windows are finally out
  • - Visual: shot (long) / camera shot (high angle shot)- Sound: the noises from the street and the background music start fading away till it's completely silent- Action: Everything is still
  • - Visual: shot (close up from behind the man) / camera shot (low angle shot)- Sound: non-diegetic (a sad and dramatic music in the background)- Action: a man sitting on a wheelchair looking outside his bedroom's window at the same street from the shot before