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Audio Theory Essays Essay One Audio Visual Production Movie Choice A Beautiful Mind Brief Synopsis A mathematical genius John Forbes Nash Jr made an astonishing discovery early in life and stood on the brink of international acclaim But his prodigious career was sidetracked by problems that would have broken many men Nash however fought back He had always been driven by his quest for one truly original idea and never lost sight of that dream After many years of struggle he triumphed over tragedy and literally changed the world The film is inspired by events in the life of John Forbes Nash Jr and in part based on the biography A Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar Essay AudioVisual This movie has a real bona fide Gung Ho feel also lives the American dream and has that main feel good ingredient to it on the outside on the inside John Nash is tearing himself apart This reaction of mixed feelings has been brilliantly enhanced with the use of its score a superb mix of non-diagetic audio The undersore is mostly not heard by the characters themselves on the odd accassion you can imagine how John Nash is feeling the score hightens the emotions felt There are parts in this film where you can literally feel and hear his mind working but dont truly know if it is just you that can hear this sound or if the character himself feels and hears this when he slips into his genius mode we know that other characters cannot hear it The Director deliberately uses very no rock music and opts for more of a classical feel considering the type of circles and places John Nash frequented stuffy universities and top secret buildings from the 40s and 50s through to the swinging 60s The non-diagetic score and kinetic underscore gives the feeling of sophistication and authenticity but add weight to scenes where nothing peripheral is happening
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