Straight Outta Silhouette Film Analysis

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Straight Outta Compton A film that falls under the category of being “controversial” tends to shy away from mainstream audience because of it’s subject matter or lack of diversity. For example, filmmakers like Tyler Perry only caters to the African American audience and don’t have any success overseas with different viewers. However, this stereotype defuse once “Straight Outta Compton” was release during the summer of 2015. The film grossing over $201 million worldwide. “Straight Outta Compton” is a biopic about the hip-hop controversal group N.W.A (Niggas with Attitude) and how the rise to fame came with a price. Since the film revolved around a time where drugs and police brutality was highly effective in the African American…show more content…
While reading this information, the understanding of researching before shooting was well explained. “We had to prop streetlights that we could move around with a forklift. We added about 15 on that street, and then wrapped a number tungsten lights on surrounding blocks with sodium-vapor gel packs full straw and 1/2 plus green, so that we couldn’t be able to see any of that blue LED glow in the distance. Then we also had a condor at the end of the street with a couple 20K that matched sodium vapor. The unit used to enhance the cop cars were solaris LED flare strobes, which we ran into the dimmer board and Josh Thatcher built into chases” (william. P.48). Matthew’s statement was well explained during the 1992 L.A riot scene. Close-up on Dr.Dre riding as he’s scanning the action which is being played in slow motion. Mis-en-scene with garbage scattered around, burned buildings and smoke in the iar background and foreground angry L.A residents destroying cars and grocery stores. There was multiple cross cutting from Ice Cube close-up reaction shot of him watching the news coverage back to Dr. Dre close-up back to medium close-up shot of him riding around. The purpose behind not having any dialogue was to grab the audience in the moment of American history and how people

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