Segmentation in cinema perception

John Carroll, T. G. Bever

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Abstract

Viewers perceptually segment moving picture sequences into their cinematically defined units: excerpts that follow short film sequences are recognized faster when the excerpt originally came after a structural cinematic break (a cut or change in the action) than when it originally came before the break.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1053-1055
Number of pages3
JournalScience
Volume191
Issue number4231
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1976

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