Dutch angle

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a shot tilted diagonally to communicate tension or an edgy extreme attitude. Made popular in the 70’s action genre Batman television series based off of the comic book.

Audio and video glossary. 2014.

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  • Dutch — (engl., über ndd.: dütsch, hd.: deutsch) bezeichnet folgende Sprachen: Berbice Dutch Creole, ausgestorbene Kreolsprache Jersey Dutch, Sprache niederländischer Einwanderer in New Jersey Niederländische Sprache (engl.: dutch language),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Angle — This article is about angles in geometry. For other uses, see Angle (disambiguation). Oblique angle redirects here. For the cinematographic technique, see Dutch angle. ∠, the angle symbol In geometry, an angle is the figure formed by two rays… …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch — 1. adjective /dʌtʃ/ a) Pertaining to the Dutch, the Germans, and the Goths; Germanic, Teutonic. b) Of or pertaining to the Netherlands, the Dutch people or the Dutch language. 2. noun /dʌtʃ/ …   Wiktionary

  • Dutch tilt — noun A cinematic tactic achieved by tilting the camera off to the side. The shot is composed with the horizon not parallel with the bottom of the frame. The technique is often used to portray the psychological uneasiness of the subject being… …   Wiktionary

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