The Art of Cinema: Originality (Part 01)

7 Pages Posted: 22 Jan 2020

Date Written: December 14, 2017


Cinema is an art. This is a statement which required two level discussion. First is the form and secondly is the content. As form, medium of presentation for instance; directing of photography, directing for art, editing, dubbing etc. More to the technical aspect or the visual impact from the form of cinema. Content is the spirit and director’s thoughts and feeling. Every art form is to project life, describing life, life critics, lastly provide a level of understanding about life. No matter it is real, fiction, faction. In this paper, delivering toward cinema understanding is important. Besides the background of cinema directly film and the element inside also raising a good point for discussion.

Keywords: Cinema, Form, Photography, Editing, Directing, Art, The Background

Suggested Citation

Yapp, Aloysius, The Art of Cinema: Originality (Part 01) (December 14, 2017). Available at SSRN: or

Aloysius Yapp (Contact Author)

Independent ( email )

No Address Available
United States

Here is the Coronavirus
related research on SSRN

Paper statistics

Abstract Views
PlumX Metrics