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Tyler Perry - The Unlikely Auteur

When considering the criteria that distinguishes a film director as an auteur, many directors fit the bill. Some of the norms for an auteur, from what we discussed in class, are consistent visual style, reference to their personal experiences or perspectives, similar narrative themes, working with the same actors, and directing their own screenplay. 1,022 more words

Academic Papers

Reel Talk Episode 31: Elegantly Bald

Mark Strong is the kind of human being the world is lucky to have.

I on the other hand have a tendency to derail things – hence this podcast, which is mostly composed of tangents. 64 more words

Film Reviews

Child of Light, Children, and Authorship

I bought Watch_Dogs this week. I played it. It’s a game. I have to admit that while I was playing Watch_Dogs this week, I was thinking about a different Ubisoft game. 1,194 more words