Narrative against lyrics
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Narrative against lyrics
‘I Care’ by Beyoncé
The main narrative will be about a couplesrelationship. The young woman becomes upsetas her boyfriend has cheated, however she stillloves him and cares about theirrelationship, which cannot carry on. Theflashbacks will represent how happy theirrelationship was as well as bad moments in therelationship. In the 2nd verse, there will be a girlsnight in scene, with the main girl talking to herfriends about why/how they broke up, showingher becoming upset and her friends comfortingher. The young womans friends make her realizeshe was too good for her cheating boyfriend, andhelps her forget about him, however she can’thelp loving him. At the end, she realises that therelationship will never work and walks away.
Opens with a rewound flashback style montage of what is about to happen in the music video. We will then begin to explain what has happened in the relation throughout the rest of the music video. We will then end the video in the same style This is known as a circular narrative Opens with a camera shot panning down from the sun onto the artist, with a glare.
CAMERA: close I told you how your hurt me, baby ups, long shots with an unstable camera (links But you dont care with the deserted/lost Now Im crying and deserted, baby theme), establishi ng shotCOSTUME:long, flowydress(dramatic, But you dont careelegant), Flatshoes, natural Aint nobody tell me this is love Linksmake-up with theLOCATION:Woodlands – But youre immune to all my pain woodlan d I need you to tell me this is lovefilmed on green desertescreen. d/lostLIGHTING:natural, outsidelight You dont care, well thats okayafternoon
CAMERA: close ups of moves(emphasize emotions), and long shots to show the Well, I care whole dance on a stable angle, tripod fixed camera. I know you dont care too much But I still care, la la la la la, la la la la la la Oh, I care I know you dont care too much But I still care, la la la la la, la la la la la laCOSTUME:Singer: wearing black and Elegant dance moves - balletgold (sophisticated andelegant)LOCATION:Indoor(drama hall), andoutside on a field(tuckedaway, middle ofnowhere, deserted)LIGHTING: stage lightsdramatic, natural sunlight
CAMERA: close ups to show emotions, medium long shots to show scene.Close up of amobile receiving a Ever since you knew your powermessage openmessage ‘cntmake it- out with You made me cry Putting earrings inm8s’ And now everytime our love goes sour You wont sympathize You see these tears falling down to my ears COSTUME: I swear you like when Im in pain heavy, smoky eye make-up, leopard print dressing I try to tell you all my fears Close updown face running of tear gown, hair up in a doughnut. You still dont care? Thats okay – then wipe red then rewind back up LOCATION: lipstick across bedroom was face rewind going to go out, getting ready. LIGHTING: warm, regular lighting
CAMERA: close ups of moves(emphasize emotions), and long Well, I care shots to show the whole dance on a stable angle, tripod I know you dont care too much fixed camera. But I still care, la la la la la, la la la la la la Oh, I care I know you dont care too much But I still care, la la la la la, la la la la la la Elegant danceCOSTUME: moves - balletSinger: Black and gold a linedressLOCATION:Indoor(drama hall), andoutside on a field(tuckedaway, middle ofnowhere, deserted)LIGHTING: stage lightsdramatic, natural sunlight
CAMERA: close ups (emphasize emotions), and medium long shots, stable camera, flashbacks with unstable camera. Boy, maybe if you cared enough I wouldnt have to care so much Bad times flashbac What happened to our trust? woodlands Now youve just given up k- S.E- rewind Good times flashback- You used to be so in love S.E-slight glow , juxtaposed Now you dont care no more woodlandCOSTUME:Flowy dress from the firstverse, flat shoes, natural makeupLOCATION: woodlands, alsowith flashbacks taking place ina houseLIGHTING: outside- naturalsunlight
CAMERA: close ups of her singing (emphasize emotions), all other shots used in the video. Unstable Well, I care cam, long shots, low angles. I know you dont care too much But I still care, la la la la la, la la la la la la Oh, I care I know you dont care too much But I still care, la la la la la, la la la la laCOSTUME: flowy dress atthe end, hair down she’s Overlay of 2had enough shots, the main of a End- a low angle, longLOCATION: all locations close up shot of her shot, unstable cameraused in the video singing-slightly following her down theLIGHTING: streetlights and transparent, and a street.car headlights flashback in the background