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Question 12 How does television construct an illusion of reality Discuss this question in relation to a programme of your choice you may want to refer to notions of liveness flow or seriality Table of Contents Content Page 1 Introduction 2 2 The relation between reality and illusion 2 21 The reality TV brings to us 2 22 Television constructs illusion of realities 4 4 Relate to film Run Lola Run 4 5 Conclusion 6 1Introduction The world we inhabit now is all of visual images which are focus on the ways we represent make communicate on the world around us The visual way of our culture is increasing every day Over the course of the last two centuries Western culture has come to be dominated by visual rather than oral or textual media As Sturken and Cartwright note Hearing and touching are important means of experience and communication but our values opinions and beliefs have increasingly come to be shaped in powerful ways by the many forms of visual culture that we encounter in our day-to-day lives Sturken Cartwright 2001 p 11 For example television is a medium of unmediated spontaneity Sconce Jeffrey 2000 pp 1732 and also a visual and sound-based medium it has
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