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Internal Logic and External Logic

Latest update : 2 November 2007.

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  • English definition

    2 novembre 2007, par Pierre Couprie

    Internal Logic : The logic by which the sound flow is apparently born out of the narrative situation itself.
    External Logic : The logic by which the flow of sound includes effects of discontinuity as non-diegetic interventions.
    (Source : Chion, Michel. (1994) Audio-Vision : Sound on Screen. (Trans. Claudia Gorbman) Columbia University Press.)