• Yong Liu


In summary, contemporary digital 3D cinema has become more sophisticated in using stereoscopic effects for narrative purposes. Building on a historical, technical and aesthetic overview of 3D cinema in the previous and current booms, an ontological comparison between 2D and 3D imagery, and a detailed discussion of contemporary 3D cinema’s distinctive narrative tropes and techniques, I conclude that digital 3D’s narrative effectiveness is tightly entwined with the new artistic paradigm of the Aesthetics of Recession.


Narrative Effectiveness Artistic Paradigm Ontology Comparison Worldwide Release Robert Zemeckis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yong Liu
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  1. 1.Faculty of Arts and Social SciencesUniversiti Brunei DarussalamBandar Seri BegawanBrunei Darussalam

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