How Music Can Change a Film

How Music Can Change a Film

Selecting Music for Video Projects

How Music Can Change a Film

Directions

The video below shows the same scene from Pirates of the Caribbean four times. The first video contains the original music; the original music has been replaced with various styles of music in the other three clips. As you watch the video, think about how it makes you feel and whaat it says about what is coming next. At the end of each clip you will be asked to identify the mood the music creates as one of the following:

  • Comical and Humorous
  • Sad and Thoughtful
  •  Scary and Foreboding
  • Triumphant and Victorious

Skills Practice

Video Credit:  How Music Can Change a Film – Shelley Craig

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