Supercut: Breaking the 4th Wall Movie-Scenes

Der Moment in dem Schauspieler im Film plötzlich mit dem Zuschauer interagieren, zumindest in eine Richtung, also direkt in die Kamera blicken, nennt sich „Breaking The 4th Wall“. Die Barriere zwischen Film und Mensch, die imaginäre Wand die die Bühne von allen Seiten umschließt.

Film-Fan Leigh Singer hat einen Supercut einiger Filme erstellt in denen das Stilmittel genutzt wurde.

Die komplette Liste der genutzten Ausschnitte gibt’s nach dem Klick. Ich kenne längst nicht alle Filme, da er sich sehr auf ältere Klassiker spezialisiert hat.

-> A compilation of scenes and moments from films that all „break the fourth wall“ – that is, acknowledge (usually directly to the camera, and therefore the audience) that they’re part of a movie. The term comes from the imaginary „wall“ at the front of the stage in a traditional three-walled box set in a proscenium theatre, through which the audience sees the action in the world of the play.

The montage includes 54 different films (some used more than once) from perhaps the very first example of breaking the fourth wall right up to today.

[vimeo]https://vimeo.com/60845952[/vimeo]


The list of 54 films featured, in order: The Player (1992), Blazing Saddles (1974), The Great Train Robbery (1902), Persona (1966), Alfie (1966), Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986), Richard III (1995), Richard III (1955), Sunset Blvd. (1950), Fight Club (1999), Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005), Le Mepris (1963), High Fidelity (2000), Spaceballs (1987), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), The Hudsucker Proxy (1994), Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001), Horse Feathers (1932), Annie Hall (1977), A Matter of Life and Death (1946), Amelie (2001), On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969), Death Proof (2007), Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), The Meaning of Life (1983), Road to Bali (1952), The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), Animal House (1978), The Omen (1976), The Devil’s Advocate (1997), Psycho (1960), Orlando (1992), Young Frankenstein (1974), Do the Right Thing (1989), Gangster No.1 (2000), A Bout de Souffle (1960), A Clockwork Orange (1971), Top Secret! (1984), Family Plot (1976), Superman – The Movie (1978), Bronson (2008), Airplane! (1980), Funny Games (1997), Funny Games (2007), The Great Dictator (1940), Lord of War (2005), JFK (1991), Goodfellas (1990), Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001), The Nutty Professor (1996), Tom Jones (1963), Monty Python & The Holy Grail (1975), The Holy Mountain (1973), Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988).

Via LDN