Research projects

The aim of the project is the creation of a taxonomy of creative subtitles based on the analysis of existing examples and a reception study.  

Creative Subtitles

Spatial-temporal representation of film scenes showing camera and characters movements using a 3d software. 

Scene analysis


Eyetracking study to explore the influence of diagetic and non diegetic sound in films.

Sound in films

Analysis and new classification of text elements based on a thorough analysis of 78 films covering from 1900 to 1918.

Text elements in Films

Analysis of recurrent patterns in the moving image with focus on the case of visual comedy.

Filmic patterns


Web-based research to analyse the temporal discounting function of university students in Uruguay.

Temporal discount


Eyetracking study exploring the impact of the page composition in the gaze behaviour.  

Comics composition

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Exploration of the use of symmetry in the moving image in four different levels: scene, object, image and film levels. 

Film symmetry


Development and testing of a Videogame screening tool for the early detection of ADHD.

ADHD Screening tool

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