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 Berger, J. (2008) Ways of Seeing. London: Penguin Classics. Ways of Seeing contains arguments about theory and explores the gap between how we associate art with words. John Berger organises thoughts through several different essays containing words and images. I chose this book because it contributes to the understanding the language of images. Ways […]Read more "[AB#7] Ways of Seeing, John Berger"
Today was my first day working with a colleague on a short film shot entirely on an iPhone. This was a very special experience because not only did it challenge me in making the most with the least, but also with ensuring I do not mess up the most, by doing the least and not […]Read more "Fairy Tale Film Experience"
In the midst of my searching the internet, I have come across a topic that raises my curiosity as a American citizen, Brexit. I can recall reading Facebook posts from many of my UK friends mentioning how the country’s decision to leave the EU was not the best decision for the newer generation of citizens […]Read more "BREXIT: How it affects the Film Industry in the U.K."
Mise-En-Scene or in French, “placing on stage” is an expression used to describe the contents of a frame and the way in which they are organised. Mise-en-scene is a visual theme that tells stories not only through narrative structure, but also through storyboarding, cinematography, stage design, and also direction. Before learning this theme, I have […]Read more "Mise-En-Scene"
Run, Lola, Run, best known as ‘Lola Rennt’ has introduced me to the concept of narrative structure. This film departs from conventional story telling because in a sense, it uses multiple story line perspectives, which causes us to believe that the problem is being resolved, until we are presented with a new setup. It is […]Read more "Run, Lola, Run – Narrative Structure"
Prior to coming to university, I was ignorant to many of the theories in film. This time, I will discuss my enlightenment of the Three Act Structure. I find the Three Act Structure to be very significant because no story can be told effectively without it. My studies back home was based on graphic technology […]Read more "Intro to the Three Act Structure"