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Multilayer Network Model of Movie Script

  • Youssef Mourchid
  • Benjamin Renoust
  • Hocine Cherifi
  • Mohammed El Hassouni
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 812)

Abstract

Network models have been increasingly used in the past years to support summarization and analysis of narratives, such as famous TV series, books and news. Inspired by social network analysis, most of these models focus on the characters at play. The network model well captures all characters interactions, giving a broad picture of the narration’s content. A few works went beyond by introducing additional semantic elements, always captured in a single layer network. In contrast, we introduce in this work a multilayer network model to capture more elements of the narration of a movie from its script: people, locations, and other semantic elements. This model enables new measures and insights on movies. We demonstrate this model on two very popular movies.

Keywords

Script Multilayer networks Narration Movie 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Youssef Mourchid
    • 1
  • Benjamin Renoust
    • 2
  • Hocine Cherifi
    • 3
  • Mohammed El Hassouni
    • 1
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Sciences, LRIT-CNRST URAC 29Rabat IT Center, Mohammed V UniversityRabatMorocco
  2. 2.Institute for Datability Science, Osaka UniversityOsakaJapan
  3. 3.LE2I UMR 6306 CNRSUniversity of BurgundyDijonFrance
  4. 4.DESTEC, FLSHMohammed V University in RabatRabatMorocco

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