Lesson 4 Plan
The Moving Image


Unlike most other arts, film depends on the psychology of perception for its effect. We’ll introduce this basic idea by examining the curious phenomenon of persistence of vision, then move on to describe and explore the three basic forces of movies:

  1. Mise-en-scène
  2. Montage
  3. The moving camera

Time Estimate

It should take 5 hours to complete this lesson’s material.


After successfully completing this lesson, you will be able to:


During this lesson, you will complete the following activities: