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The annual conference of the Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image (SCSMI) welcomes you to the Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland, June 11th – 14th, 2017

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Monday, June 12 • 11:00 - 11:30
SP Einar Egeland, Tor Endestad and Bruno Laeng. Different editing styles influence eye movements, pupilometry and emotional experience of a film scene. A neuro- cognitive approach to a film editor’s decision-making.

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To what extent can a film editor predict the neural processing of a range of affective stimuli? Does the the style of editing have an influence on the subjects emotional responses? To put these questions to a test, one scene from a feature film was edited into three different versions. These versions were exposed to three separate test-audiences and monitored by means of eye-tracking- and pupillometry, as well as - behavioral responses and questionnaires.


Einar Egeland

The Norwegian Film School, Lillehammer University College
Einar Egeland has a Diploma from The London Film School, and has edited more than 20 feature films, in addition to documentaries and TV-series (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0250799/?ref_=nv_sr_1). He has written and directed short films and a one act stage play. He was Film Commissioner... Read More →

Monday June 12, 2017 11:00 - 11:30 EEST
A-305 Room, Töölö Campus, Aalto University (3rd floor) Runeberginkatu 14-16, Helsinki