The architectural city images in cinema: the representation of city in renaissance as a case study

Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Architecture, Department of Architecture, Turkey

Approval Date: 2008

Thesis Language: English

Student: Ayşegül Akçay



The aim of this study is to understand the limits of spatial transformations of architectural images in cinema. In this exposition the architectural city images are analyzed with referenced to case study by reading the representation of space and city in model film Renaissance which in the city becomes notion. The interaction between architecture and cinema is discussed by using concepts such as space, time, perception, framing, editing and continuity in addition to their relations with future cities and spatial designs in these worlds.