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Research on the Narrative Feature of the Short Video

Xiong Zhang, Linyi Zhu


The short video is a digital narrative system created by human beings to clearly express meaning, and belongs to a new type
of audiovisual art in the era of mobile intelligence. Its narrative features are very obvious. It promotes the gradual presentation of narrative
features with the help of the diversified arrangement of narrative themes such as original plots, cute animals and pet animals, movie
commentary, the diff erentiated use of narrative perspectives such as internal perspective, external perspective, and omniscient perspective,
and the popular arrangement of narrative content such as daily life complaints, records of modern solitary life, and the presentation of rural


The Short Video;Narrative Feature;Narrative Theme;Narrative Perspective;

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18686/modern-management-forum.v8i4.12413