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The Informer (1935)


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Instance
Theme name: By the fire
Start time: 1:22:36
End time: 1:22:57
Total duration: 0:00:21
Page #: 95
Measure #: 71
Scene: Reel 9
Key: unstable
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 63
Marking: Dolcissimo
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Fire-like arpeggiations; chromatic yearning gestures with multiple suspensions
On-screen: Gypo rests by the fire
Music annotations: [m. 71] molto rit / pp / pizz; [m. 72] con molto espressione; [m. 74] ten / rall / pp
Film annotations: [m. 71] Lie down; [m. 72] Rest yourself; [m. 74] Sit down beside me, darling! / "Darling!"
Orchestration annotations: [m. 71] celeste added / viol divisi; [m. 74] harp
Analysis: Harmonized entirely with half-diminished seventh chords
Tags

antagonist | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | romantic | room | suspension | traitor | yearning

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