The long shot and the high key lighting creates a overwhelming effect showing the commotion that is present when Montresor approaches Fortunato.
Falling Action - Fortunato hopes that the chain is a joke
"Ha! ha! ha! -- he! he! he! -- a very good joke, indeed -- an excellent jest,"
"Ha! ha! ha! -- he! he! he! -- a very good joke, indeed -- an excellent jest."
The low key lighting and medium shot creates a suspenseful effect showing the anticipation and foreshadowing of a tragic event.
Resolution - Montresor kills Fortunato
"In pace requiescat!"
The low key lighting and the establishing shot creates a mood of mysteriousness and that something dark is going to happen in the future.
Theme - Karma
The low key and the medium shot creates the mood of actually being in the scene and in the story. It creates anxiety and fear for the near future of Fortunato.
The low key lighting adds tragedy with the scene and the eye level framing makes the mood scary and creepy.
The extreme close up and low key lighting when displaying the mood adds the effect of spookiness and caution whenever doing something. The theme is Karma, so it adds the feeling of “you got what you asked for”.