Modes; Genres

 

1.     genre:  examples? 

 

Westerns

Comedy

Melodrama

War film

Thriller

Horror

Sci fi

Romance

Documentary

Fantasy

Action

Sports

Gangster

Children

Musicals

Drama

Animation

Experimental

Art films

 

Genre==a kind of story (“kind’ or “category”)

 

2.     modes?

 

Documentary

Comedy

Melodrama

Drama

Animation

Experimental

 

Nonfiction

Fiction

nonnarrative

Narrative

Documentary

experimental

Comedy

Drama

melodrama

 

          Docudrama

 

 

“mode”—a means or fashion of communication