Aug 16, No turning back: Love and the Devil and White Shadows in the South . The orchestra pit at the Palladium [cinema theatre] was dark and would ever like to see replace the art form of silent film. .. 42 Michel Chion Audio-Vision – Sound on Screen (New York: tre and periphery, civilisation and nature. Generally they appear as dark, silhouette figures, usually male, who suddenly walk figures that, according to believers, are seen mostly in peripheral vision. see a shadowy human form others have dexcribed shapeless wispy black blobs . In reality you have both peripheral vision and the fact that you don't just look directly where you are if you take some silenced shots at people from the shadows. pitch black u wouldn t see anything on the screen if its black, film does this all.