Viking Fight

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 […]

Through the Eyes of Ebert

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 […]

Daily Create Journal – 1.17.21

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.

Reading Movies, Like Watching Movies with your Brain

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 […]

Daily Create Journal – 1.16.21

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 […]