Gangster--Warshow, “Gangster as tragic hero”
Genre study—defunutuin (outer and inner), organization, function
Synchronous sound!!! Sound in sync with movement of lips
The Jazz Singer (’27) (WB)
At this time, sound was not synched. They were recorded separately. This
also lead for issues with the sound unsyncing. The film might break, they might
start it at the same time. But it worked well enough most of the time. First viable
sound system. The movie singing in the rain, dramatacized sound. The coming of
sound meant that the language of film changes, the prouction process. They had to
rehearse more now because they couldn’t shout during film. They also had to wire
theatres for sound.
1. The biggest problem was synchronization.
2. Amplification-vacuum tube, audio tube 1907—Lee De Forest
Optically printed the soundtrack on the film strip
Tri-eragon was a german type