George Polti's 36 dramatic situations on film with Hannaleena Hauru

Youtube conflicts (and so on)

Getting to know George Polti’s definition of 36 dramatic situations.

A) Watch one of the video links here. Find the essential dramatic situation the clip is dealing with. Try to find only one. Also, name the parties in the dramatic conflict:

Example: ”The short film deals with the situation of ”Mistaken Jealosy”. The One legged man is the The Jealous One, The  woman in the bear suit is the Object of Whose Possession He Is Jealous; the man in the tiger suit is the Supposed Accomplice and the man dressed as a hunter is the Author of the Mistake.”

Note: for some clips you may have to look for more info..

1. http://www.angryalien.com/0504/shiningbunnies.html

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSR7xRGBnOE&feature=related

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPFxBzlFe94&feature=related

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXJiYV9K77Q

5. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zr6VDGL-Vrs&feature=channel

6. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xWiBCIxjIk

7. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xaxukzu_n7A

8. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMQ21p93JZc

9. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUrL5osnFeo

10. http://il.youtube.com/watch?v=4oxfOncYiag&feature=related

11. http://vimeo.com/10110261

12. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFOzayDpWoI

13. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQt-h753jHI

14. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KiIP_KDQmXs

15. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJubOZLpp4A&feature=related

George Polti’s 36 Dramatic Situations

1.          Supplication

2.          Deliverance

3.          Vengeance of a crime

4.          Vengeance taken for kindred upon kindred

5.          Pursuit

6.          Disaster

7.          Falling prey to cruelty or misfortune

8.          Revolt

9.          Daring enterprise

10.      Abduction

11.      The Enigma

12.      Obtaining

13.      Enmity of kinsmen

14.      Rivalry of kinsmen

15.      Murderous adultery

16.      Madness

17.      Fatal imprudence

18.      Involuntary crimes of love

19.      Slaying of a kinsman unrecognised

20.      Self-sacrificing for an ideal

21.      Self-sacrifice for kindred

22.      All sacrificed for a passion

23.      Necessity of sacrificing loved ones

24.      Rivalry of superior and inferior

25.      Adultery

26.      Crimes of love

27.      Discovery of the dishonour of a loved one

28.      Obstacles to love

29.      An enemy loved

30.      Ambition

31.      Conflict with a god

32.      Mistaken jealousy

33.      Erroneous judgement

34.      Remorse

35.      Recovery of a lost one

36.      Loss of loved ones

Find Polti’s book ”The 36 Dramatic Situations” here to understand more:

http://www.archive.org/details/thirtysixdramati00poltuoft