This thesis demonstrates the process of creating my thesis film - FALLEN LEAVES, and it describes how this short film is completed from a simple idea to a finished project. Secondly, the documentation also depicts how my initial thought is shaped, and the background story from the aspects of cultural differences and family relationship. Furthermore, this paper discusses how I used cinematic techniques to help to improve the storytelling of my thesis film. The documentation also includes the research I did for writing the script and making this film.
Film and Animation (MFA)
Department, Program, or Center
School of Film and Animation (CAD)
Gao, Bo, "Fallen Leaves" (2020). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology. Accessed from
RIT – Main Campus