A Critical Analysis of Ways of Seeing by John Berger, anyalised by Jamie Tobias
Imagine putting all your effort into a assignment and it gets lost. This was the luck of my weekend. After revising and adding the finishing touches to my assignments, I woke up to what seem like a nightmare. When I went to turn on my laptop to do my daily browsing and research, *Folder with […]Read more "TRAGEDY! (Almost)"
Bibliography Hamel (2012) ‘Teaching with trailers: The pedagogical value of previews for introducing film analysis’, Journal of Film and Video, 64(4), p. 38 Having confirmed a fear of students failing the lesson of analysing film style, Hamel suggests that the problem stems from his teaching method. Based on material from books, Hamel’s research led him […]Read more "[AB#10] Teaching with Trailers"
Bibliography Schneider, M.A. (2016) ‘Television’s tortured misfits: Authenticity, method acting, and Americanness in the Midcentury “Slice-of-Life” anthology drama’, Journal of Film and Video, 68(3-4), p. 30 This article implies that method acting emphasizes personal experience, emotion, and imagination as a resource to characterise an actor. “Rather than acting a part, one must ‘live the part’” […]Read more "[AB#9] Television’s tortured misfits: Authenticity, method acting, and Americanness in the Midcentury"
Today is Friday 9th of November and I am pleased to say that I have completed the filming of my modern day fairy tale. Prior, I began reading Berger’s Way of Seeing and I became enlightened on how people can associate what they see with words and thoughts. My short film is Beauty and the […]Read more "Ways of Seeing: My Modern Fairy Tale"
I am astonished by how Andrea Arnold kept me open-minded in being ambivalent toward each character. Just as I thought one thing was going to happen, there was a twist in the plot that changed my perspective, bringing me mixed and unsure feelings about everyone. I find this to be a very strategic form of […]Read more "Fish Tank, a film by Andrea Arnold"
Bibliography Mateer, J. (2014) ‘Digital cinematography: Evolution of craft or revolution in production?’, Journal of Film and Video, 66(2), pp. 3–14 Evolution of craft or revolution in production confirms the impact of digital technology in the filmmaking process. This article suggests a variety of elements that make cinematography and how it has emerged over the […]Read more "[AB#8] Evolution of craft or revolution in production"