DESCRIPTION: With Dutch movies of the sixties


Cinemetrics lab is the latest addition to our site, and is still work in progress. When finished, the lab is envisaged to offer students of film history a range of analytical tools that will help them dissect, visualize and compare film-related data. We started with a large-scale comparative chart which looks a little like a star map. It is a scattergraph each dot on which represents a film available on our database. Select areas by dragging a rectangle to zoom in and see better different areas of film history. Once you have found your film on this map you will see how it relates to thousands of other films on the x-axis of time (past 111 years of film history) and on the y-axis of average shot lengths. What we intend to do is to add more tools to the lab in order to augment its statistics apparatus and enhance its means of data visualizations.

Year/ASL chart. Note the Log10 scale on the y-axis. It allows us to see all films in the very widely spread high ASL range.

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This lab's films are shown in yellow.

List of films in this lab:

Mensen van Morgen: (7) ASL 5.3
Iparhi kai filotimo: (7) ASL 16.8
Alice's Restaurant: (7) ASL 3.5
Mensen van morgen: (7) ASL 5.7
Chimera (30 min): (7) ASL 6.7
Mensen van Morgen: (7) ASL 5.4
Persona: (7) ASL 16.1
Als Twee Druppels Water: (7) ASL 10.8
Fraulein Doktor: (7) ASL 5.5
2001: A Space Oddysey: (7) ASL 13.8
Smarkula: (7) ASL 10.1
Procès de Jeanne d'Arc: (7) ASL 8
Marysia i Napoleon: (7) ASL 12.4
Mensen van Morgen: (7) ASL 5.2
Mensen van Morgen: (7) ASL 5.2
De overval: (7) ASL 10
Zaak M.P., De: (7) ASL 4.9
Mensen van morgen: (7) ASL 5.2
Kontserto gia polyvola: (7) ASL 7.2
Matchless (45 min): (7) ASL 4.9
Dr. No: (7) ASL 6.6
Winter Light: (7) ASL 16.2
Mensen van morgen: (7) ASL 5.2
Mensen van Morgen: (7) ASL 5.3
Mensen van morgen: (7) ASL 5.3
Mensen van Morgen: (7) ASL 5.3
Fistful of Dollars, A: (7) ASL 6.5


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