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I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]

Home > Film: I Was a Communist for the FBI > Theme: Undercover Agent > Variant: Discovered > Instance: 0:38:46

Theme name: Undercover Agent
Variant name: Discovered
Start time: 0:38:46
End time: 0:39:04
Total duration: 0:00:18
Page #: 19
Measure #: 18
Scene: Reel 4 Part 1
Meter: 4/4
Description: Marching tritone gesture, variant on Undercover Agent, as the communist spy teacher reads Matt's letter and learns of his deception; could be referring to his undercover status for the FBI (previously linked with undercover agents); followed by a drone and a three-note descending gesture in solo violin
On-screen: Eve reads Matt's letter
Music annotations: [m. 18] Ominous;
Film annotations: [m. 18] Dissolve; [m. 21] Into traffic noise;

letter | main title | tense | tritone