Rainbow 3

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
304CRB3 credit 1 2 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 4 to 9 hours of self-study English summer

Subject guarantor

Jaroslav BRABEC

Name of lecturer(s)

Jaroslav BRABEC

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Mastering the craft of a cameraman

Mode of study


Prerequisites and co-requisites

General cultural awareness and sensitivity in relation to the world of colour around us. Absolute dedication to the profession of cameraman to relate to and interpret any film work in its entirety.

Course contents

Local colour ranges, atmospheres, concept of space. Information and emotion. Solutions for light and tonality. The sequence and linking of shots. Static and kinetic characteristics of motifs. Relationships between the visual and dramatic concepts of the film. Visual-dramatic interpretation of imagery. Dramatic figure as an object of visual and dramatic stylisation. The scene, costume, masque. A figure viewed within the scene image. Variable situation component. Internal and external meanings. Expressive tendencies. Meaningful compositions. Impact and dominants prepared. Overall colour dramaturgy of fiction films.

Recommended or required reading

David Hopkins: After modern art : 1945-2000, Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2000, ISBN: 0-19-284234-X

Jacinto Lageira ; [transl. from French by Simon Knight]: Centre Pompidou, the national Museum of modern art : paintings and sculptures, Paris : SCALA :, Centre Georges Pompidou , 2001, ISBN: 2-86656-278-X

Lucienne Peiry ; translated by James Frank: Art Brut : the origins of outsider art, Paris : Flammarion , 2006, ISBN: 978-2-0803-0543-5

Rudolf Arnheim, Visual Thinking, Berkeley : University of California Press , 1969, ISBN: 0-520-01871-0

Assessment methods and criteria

80% attendance, Completion of the Rinbow Exercise



Schedule for winter semester 2022/2023:

room 230
Room No. 230

(Lažanský palác)
(lecture parallel1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Mon 15:40–17:15 Jaroslav BRABEC Room No. 230
Lažanský palác
lecture parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2022/2023:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans