Tag Archives: Arts

World Advent : Day 14

The Film: La Pivellina [Little Girl] – Italy I was sure I was going to write about this film, it seems so small and hard to recommend to anyone who isn’t a diehard cinephile. But then I read a review … Continue reading

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World Advent : Day 10

The Film:  Blancanieves – Spain From the giant red curtain swinging back to open the film to the bittersweet ending that so mirrors the culture which influences every drop of this take on the classic tale of Snow White — … Continue reading

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Global Advent: Day 21

The Film: Lola rennt [Run Lola Run] – Germany It begins by telling you there is a philosophical question, but this film won’t answer it. It’s a game, and the game has begun. The first time I watched this film, … Continue reading

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Global Advent: Day 13

The Film: Night Watch [Nochnoy dozor] & Day Watch [Dnevnoy dozor] – Russia Night Watch and Day Watch are two of my favourite foreign films. In part because nothing and everything feels foreign about them. Does that make it clear? … Continue reading

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Four Films, Social Media, & More To Come

Hey. So I’ve been busy. This summer I worked on four short films, one of which was for a 48 Hour competition and won the best acting award. My personal project is a short I wrote and drirected — Second … Continue reading

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Research Plan Outline

Planning Your Script: A Feast of Post-Its “I look at the research/planning phase as a feast. I consume research and notes, gorging myself on things that work, things that don’t, and things that have no point whatsoever, finally hitting that … Continue reading

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The Notorious Mission Impossible:II

Did You Know ‘Mission: Impossible 2’ is a Remake of Hitchcock’s ‘Notorious’? Here, Have a Look… By: Brad Brevet Another psychological element in Notorious missing from MI:II was Alicia’s past with both men and alcohol. Two things which greatly complicated … Continue reading

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