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Scenography of Kentucky Route Zero

Tamas Kemenczy  |  Game Designer, Cardboard Computer


Location: Room 2020, West Hall

Format: Session
Track: Visual Arts
Vault Recording: Video


This session will disucss an introspection on the environment design and cinematography of Kentucky Route Zero, and the use of theatrical stagecraft and slow cinema. Borrowing the lens of scenography, we'll take a look at some notable set designs, architecture, and filmmakers that influenced the art direction, and how the game balances mood, realism and the mundane in it's set pieces.

Takeaway

Attendees will gain insight into the influences on the design vocabulary of Kentucky Route Zero and a perspective on how cinematic games can operate outside the tradition of montage cinema.

Intended Audience

Anyone interested in the interchange of cinema, architecture and games.