Film Language Tag: iris
A shot in which the corners of the frame are masked in a black, usually circular, form. Ap. iris-out is a transition that gradually obscures the image by moving in; an iris-in expands to reveal the entire image.
29 Film Clips
Ellen Hutter (Greta Schroder) invites the Count (Max Schreck) into her room, in an attempt to defeat him. Hutter (Gustav von Wangenheim) goes to fetch the physician (John Gottowt) and the imprisoned Knock (Alexander Granach)attempts to warn Orlok. Orlok drinks Ellen's blood but is caught in the morning sunlight and vanishes.
A cherubic narrator provides an overview of Roman society in the early 1960s.
The film crew, knowing Max Schreck (Willem Dafoe) is a vampire, attempt to let in the sunlight to kill Schreck. But Schreck had sabotaged the door, trapping them all inside. Schreck kills Fritz (Cary Elwes) and Albin (Udo Kier) and Murnau (John Malkovich) doesn't stop filming. In the end, the crew arrives and kills Schreck, and Murnau asks for an endboard.
1 Series Clips
I'm Not Supposed to Be Here
"Everything Is Fine", The Good Place: Season 1, Episode 1
Eleanor tells Chidi, her supposed soulmate, that the afterlife has seemingly made a mistake by sending her to the good place.