3 Act Structure

Card Set Information

Author:
wrathes
ID:
309381
Filename:
3 Act Structure
Updated:
2015-10-10 17:31:45
Tags:
freytag pyramid threeActStucture
Folders:
narrative theory,freytag
Description:
three act structure
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user wrathes on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Act I: The Setup
    • Major characters are introduced
    • world shown and conflict presented, or hinted
    • within 15 - 20 mins for film, some short of hook or inciting incident is shown
  2. Act 2: The Confrontation
    • the moment when the hero leaves their comfort zone
    • stakes are raised and often have hope is lost
  3. Act III: Resolution
    • the confrontation between the hero and villain
    • the promise made in Act I be delivered in this act

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview