-Propp says character's within a narrative take on the role of 'spheres of action' or specific functions.
For example; the hero who is usually male, restores narrative equilibrium and saves the 'princess'.
-Propp suggested a victim hero who is the centre of the villain's attention.He also suggested a seeker hero who aids those who are the villain's victims, such as James Bond.
In our opening we include a victim hero (female detective) and a dispatcher (non-diegetic voiceover - boss).
Freytag's Dramatic Structure:
Freytag constructed the idea that a narrative is divided into five parts;
In our opening we use the stage of exposition to set up characters and setting
-Detective - independent and strong willed
-"Thing" - hidden, mysterious and unseen
-Setting - old, abandoned and haunted
Melissa Hudson and Chloe Barker