The camera's presence is obvious throughout Natan. Its apparent clumsiness, exemplified by a series of rough or tilted close-ups and low-angle shots, is a means of rendering the main character's marginal personality. Only at the end does it stand at a clear distance, signifying Natan's
Short Film Studies is a peer-reviewed journal designed to stimulate ongoing research on individual short films as a basis for a better understanding of the art form as a whole. In each issue, two or three short films will be selected for comprehensive study, with articles illuminating each film from a variety of perspectives.