The Term Genre Essay

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The Term Genre

The term genre is used to specify different medium of there style. For example people will recognise a comedy film because it will be funny, also there will be funny actors like Will Smith. Genre is specified into sections e.g. music, television, and films. Genre also helps us to make sense of the media, not forgetting producers can use genre to aim at a particular audience, to allow them to choose their favourite genre, to avoid things you dislike. Finally it can tell us about the audience. I will now show you what I mean about genre and I hope you understand. ----------------------------------------------------------------------

Television ----------

Soaps
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There also funny, mostly for ages 3+, colourful, nursery rhymes, funny dressed, presenter speaks directly to you, jolly actors, go on adventure and play a lot of games.

Sit-com

Sit-coms are one of my favourite programs because, they make me laugh and you never know what is about to happen next. Examples of sit-coms are friends, frazier, one on one, pimp my ride, and sex and the city. They are mostly based in apartments and offices, very funny, funny and mad actors, love, sex, twists, heart-breakings and sadness.

Documentary

Documentaries are kind of interesting for me to watch because, they tell me stuff about someone or something that I didn't know already. Examples of documentaries are wildlife, the death of Tupac, Michael Jackson life, Smart people who committed suicide, the true story behind the 9/11 attack. They are interesting to watch, tell the truth, dramatic, a lot of photos and it leads in to gossip, hidden cameras, real-life events, usually 40-60 minutes long, 8-10 pm weekdays.

Films

Comedy

With out comedy how will we laugh or have a good time. We need comedy in our life so we can have a fun. Examples of comedy are big mommas house, soul plane, shreck, the true-man show and white chicks.

Horror

Horror is scary it can leave nightmares, but at the same time it can be funny. Examples of horror films are, I know what you

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