The Question and Answer section for Citizen Kane is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Orson Wells and his cinematographer, Greg Toland, used various innovative camera lenses and focus to convey meaning. Citizen Kane, at times, looks small in comparison to the sets and at other times, looks large. Toland used deep focus photography...
Citizen Kane is said to have been modled after the press baron William Randolph Hearst.
I can give you a brief plot overview but I can't sequence each plot point for you. You can check out various plot points in the link below: