This has been my favorite. Ultimately I didn’t put out as much work as I have for other assignments, but the work I did put out has a lot more thought in it. Still some challenging things, but my favorite assignment so far. Before we jump in, I’d like to quickly redirect you to another […]
Submitted in fulfillment of Period Piece Mashup video assignment located here. 4 stars. Story The year was a long time ago. The place, somewhere in Europe…really ay actor with a British accent can play any European nationality and it works for American television. Regardless, it was a long time ago in Europe. Armies from warring […]
Submitted in fulfillment of the Ebert’s Analysis video assignment located here. 4 stars. Story I chose this assignment because I really got a lot out of the How to Read a Movie article, which I talk about in this post and I wanted to continue analyzing in the style of Ebert. I chose the movie […]
For today’s daily create we had to make like, an inspirational quote poster, using random words. I chose something very near to me. Like, physically near. And relatable. Mood. I used this site. There are a ton of those ads that look like they’re part of the interface…so….watch out.
No Audio: The scene features a round table full of older men playing poker. The camera alternates between the speaker and a table level view – the table level view gives a sense of action. This alternating goes on for a few minutes until Matt Damon walks in with some type of delivery. When he […]
Wow, that was a great read. In his article, Roger Ebert talks about the technical aspects of cinematography, which I found incredibly insightful. His notion (not his originally, but he relies on it heavily) of “intrinsic weighting,” has brilliant insights into how the cinematography contributes (or detracts) from the story itself. The idea that the […]
This’ll be kinda ranty – and its clearly all personal opinion. I hate euphemisms. Today’s daily create poses the question “What are some creative ways we can express our dismay or frustration without contributing to public gutter language?” I believe that a person wants to say “shut the fuck up,” (which I guess a lot […]