A response to a video brief of presenting in 1 minute a key influence to my practice. As my work is largely narrative based, I produced a brief introduction to narrative theory and its founding fathers: the Russian Formalists. 

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  Storyboard

Storyboard

  Text explaining the terms 'fabula' (the story in its entirety of elements) and 'syuzhet' (the elements of the story in the order the creator decides to share with the audience).    

Text explaining the terms 'fabula' (the story in its entirety of elements) and 'syuzhet' (the elements of the story in the order the creator decides to share with the audience).

 

  Illustration of the key members of the Russian Formalist literary criticism school, who had brought significant contributions to narrative theory. 

Illustration of the key members of the Russian Formalist literary criticism school, who had brought significant contributions to narrative theory.