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Frontiers in Art Research, 2021, 3(5); doi: 10.25236/FAR.2021.030515.

On the artistic function of film music based on narratology


Yu Sun

Corresponding Author:
Yu Sun

Xi’an Conservatory of Music, Xi’an, 710061, China


Film is a comprehensive art. After entering the film, music broke through the space-time structure of the film, making the film a real audio-visual art with unique forms of expression. It has also become a kind of movie music combining audio and video. Become an indispensable part of film art. No music. The authenticity of the film cannot be fully expressed [1]. The role of music in movies is mainly manifested in the artistry of music itself, the rendering and contrast of music in movie narrative, and the construction of music in movie narrative. In the creation of film works, music art is one of the indispensable means to create suspense and express emotions in movies. Music with the right atmosphere and appropriate lens pictures can arouse the audience's desire to watch movies and attract the audience to watch the whole movie. Good music can not only reveal the theme of the film, but also lay the tone of the film's style. It can also help the film set the plot suspense [2].


Film narration; music

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Yu Sun. On the artistic function of film music based on narratology. Frontiers in Art Research (2021) Vol. 3, Issue 5: 86-89. https://doi.org/10.25236/FAR.2021.030515.


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