Movie class

The first scene of a film [Vertigo (1958) by Alfred Hitchcock] can be used as an establishing shot to set up the characters and advance the narrative. (please see p. 47 of the text for an example —> link to a ebook: ). Rewatch the first scene of Vertigo and write down Every stylistic technique that you see. How does this develop Jimmy Stewart’s character and the narrative of the film? [300–400 words]